Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language / Edition 1

Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language / Edition 1

by John R. Searle
     
 

ISBN-10: 052109626X

ISBN-13: 9780521096263

Pub. Date: 01/28/1969

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Written in an outstandingly clear and lively style, this 1969 book provokes its readers to rethink issues they may have regarded as long since settled.  See more details below

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Written in an outstandingly clear and lively style, this 1969 book provokes its readers to rethink issues they may have regarded as long since settled.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521096263
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1969
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.47(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I. A Theory of Speech Acts: 1. Methods and scope; 2. Expressions, meaning and speech acts; 3. The structure of illocutionary acts; 4. Reference as a speech act; 5. Predication; Part II. Some Applications of the Theory: 6. Three fallacies in contemporary philosophy; 7. Problems of reference; 8. Deriving 'ought' from 'is'; Index.

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