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Master of Arts in English Composition
This thesis juxtaposes Plato's allegory of the cave with Jacques Derrida's concept of the always already aspect of meaning, a concept derived from Ferdinand de Saussure's work. This theoretical investigation examines the implications of universal Signified forms of word meanings for postmodern composition theory.
Starr, James Richard, "A liminal examination of always already meaning within language" (2007). Theses Digitization Project. 3211.