Vol. 131 Núm. 3 (2023): La Sociedad de Naciones: nuevas miradas

Pivotes informativos y giros lingüísticos: filosofías geopolíticas del lenguaje en la Sociedad de Naciones

Carolyn N. Biltoft
Graduate Institute, Geneva

Publicado 07-07-2023

Palabras clave

  • giro lingüístico,
  • política del lenguaje,
  • Sociedad de Naciones,
  • esperanto,
  • reforma del alfabeto

Cómo citar

Biltoft, C. N. (2023). Pivotes informativos y giros lingüísticos: filosofías geopolíticas del lenguaje en la Sociedad de Naciones. Ayer. Revista De Historia Contemporánea, 131(3), 21–49. https://doi.org/10.55509/ayer/1487


Este artículo ofrece una relectura de la relación de la Sociedad de Naciones con la información y la política del lenguaje resituando la organización en los contextos geopolíticos y filosóficos de largo plazo del llamado «giro lingüístico». Al mismo tiempo, el artículo argumenta que observando en detalle incluso las cuestiones de lenguaje más peculiares que se le plantearon a la Liga, podemos ver vínculos profundos y a menudo tecnológicamente impulsados entre las transformaciones en los dominios de la filosofía y la lingüística y las estrategias políticas nacientes en el escenario mundial. Ambos reflejaron un cambio conceptual hacia la idea de que las palabras constriñeron, moldearon, o incluso alteraron la «realidad».


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