Meaning / Edition 1

Meaning / Edition 1

by Mark Richard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631222227

ISBN-13: 9780631222224

Pub. Date: 02/28/2003

Publisher: Wiley

A collection of readings for a course in the philosophy of language and semantics. The 14 articles are reprinted from publication during the second half of the 20th century. Among the heavyweights represented are Frege, Quine, Putnam, Kripke, and Davidson. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR  See more details below

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A collection of readings for a course in the philosophy of language and semantics. The 14 articles are reprinted from publication during the second half of the 20th century. Among the heavyweights represented are Frege, Quine, Putnam, Kripke, and Davidson. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631222224
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/2003
Series:
Wiley Blackwell Readings in Philosophy Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.26(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Conceptions of Meaning1
1On Sense and Reference36
2From Naming and Necessity57
3Meaning and Reference70
4Predicate Meets Property82
5From Meaning119
6From "Ontological Relativity"142
7From "The Indeterminacy of Translation and the Inscrutability of Reference"164
8Individuation, Causal Relations, and Quine197
9Radical Interpretation220
10Semantics and Semantic Competence234
11Truth and Understanding255
12From "Indexicals and Demonstratives"269
13Two Dogmas of Empiricism295
14Armchair Metaphysics317
Index338

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