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Language in the World: A Philosophical Enquiry


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Januar 2006

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

A book-length treatment of relation between words and meaning using possible-worlds semantics.


Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface; Introduction; 1. A simple formal language; 2. Predicates and functors; 3. The isomorphism problem; 4. Quantification; 5. Transmundism; 6. Putnam's 'Meaning of 'meaning"; 7. Lewis on languages and language; 8. Causation and semantics; 9. Belief-desire psychology; 10. Direct knowledge; References; Index.

Pressestimmen

"The discussion is extremely thorough and clear, and the dedicated reader with almost no technical sophistication will be able to gain a solid grasp of the system. This is an admirable accomplishment." The Philosophical Review
EAN: 9780521445627
ISBN: 0521445620
Untertitel: 'Cambridge Studies in Philosoph'. New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2006
Seitenanzahl: 172 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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