Table of contents for Forgotten paths : etymology and the allegorical mindset / Davide Del Bello.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
LIST OF FIGURES	?
INTRODUCTION	v
Chapter 1 - THE SCIENCE OF ETYMOLOGY: FROM 'SOUND' LAWS TO 
PLAUSIBLE CONJECTURES	1
1.	Etymologizing before 1900
2.	The W¿rter und Sachen Experience: Etymology between 1900 and 1950
	18
3.	De Saussure and The Arbitrariness of Signs
4.	Obscure Words: Etymologizing from 1950 to the Present
Chapter 2 - NOMEN EST OMEN: ETYMOLOGY AND ALLEGORY 	49
Chapter 3 - THE NAMES OF HEROES: GREEK AND ALEXANDRIAN 
ETYMOLOGIZING	61
1.	Etymology and Onomastics
2.	Etymologies in the Cratylus
3.	Alexandrian Etymologizing
Chapter 4 - QUARTUS GRADUS ETYMOLOGIAE: THE ROMAN 
CONTRIBUTION	85
1.	Etymology in Rome
2.	Cicero and Augustine
3.	Varro's Contribution
Chapter 5 - ALLEGORICAL ETYMOLOGY AS A DENKFORM:
 THE MIDDLE AGES OF ISIDORE	106
1.	The Etymologiae and The Seven Liberal Arts
2.	Isidore's Definition of Etymology
Chapter 6 - EMITHOLOGIA: ETYMOLOGY?S RIDDLES 
		FROM 1500 TO 1700 	135
 
Chapter 7 - REDEFINING DIFFERENCE: ALLEGORICAL
 ETYMOLOGY IN VICO, DERRIDA, AND DE MAN	155
 
1.	Derrida's Pharmakon
2.	Hermes Thrice-Greatest
3.	Chapter 8 - ALTERNATIVE ROUTES	177
WORKS CITED	216

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Language and languages -- Etymology -- History.
Allegory.