On the Role of "a Psychology of the Second Person" in Studies of Meaning, Language, and Mind

  title={On the Role of "a Psychology of the Second Person" in Studies of Meaning, Language, and Mind},
  author={R. Rommetveit},
  journal={Mind, Culture, and Activity},
  pages={205 - 218}
The boundary between a biological organism and its external ecological habitat, as conceived of by laypersons as well as learned biologists, is the skin. The boundaries between some of the academic disciplines dealing with issues of meaning in language and human life betray an underlying conception of the relation between the human mind and the cultural collectivity it has been socialized into as equally disjunctive: What can be located inside of the individual mind is eo ipso conceived of as… Expand
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