The Twin Earth Chronicles: Twenty Years of Reflection on Hilary Putnam's the ''Meaning of Meaning'' / Edition 1

The Twin Earth Chronicles: Twenty Years of Reflection on Hilary Putnam's the ''Meaning of Meaning'' / Edition 1

by Andrew Pessin, Sanford Goldberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 1563248743

ISBN-13: 9781563248740

Pub. Date: 05/31/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In 1975, Putnam published a paper called The Meaning of 'Meaning', which challenged the orthodox view in the philosophies of language and mind. The article's Twin Earth conclusions about meaning, thought and knowledge were shocking. This work contains writings on the subject of Twin Earth.  See more details below

Overview

In 1975, Putnam published a paper called The Meaning of 'Meaning', which challenged the orthodox view in the philosophies of language and mind. The article's Twin Earth conclusions about meaning, thought and knowledge were shocking. This work contains writings on the subject of Twin Earth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563248740
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/31/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.95(w) x 8.93(h) x 1.23(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
Introduction
1"The Meaning of 'Meaning'" (1975)3
2"Putnam's Theory on the Reference of Substance Terms" (1976)60
3"Natural Kinds" (1977)69
4"Putnam on Artifacts" (1978)81
5From Intentionality (1983): "Are Meanings in the Head?"89
6"Natural-Kind Terms" (1983)98
7From "Individualism and the Mental" (1979)125
8"Other Bodies" (1982)142
9From "Beyond Belief" (1982): "Notional Attitudes"161
10"Social Content and Psychological Content" (1985)180
11From Psychosemantics (1987): "Individualism and Supervenience"192
12"Functionalism and Broad Content" (1988)219
13"On What's in the Head" (1989)238
14From Mental Content (1989): "Twin Earth and Teleology"261
15"A Modal Argument for Narrow Content" (1991)264
16"All the Difference in the World" (1991)284
17"Putnam on Mind and Meaning" (1992)305
18"Knowing One's Own Mind" (1987)323
19"Individualism and Self-Knowledge" (1988)342
20"Anti-Individualism and Privileged Access" (1991)355
21"Can Externalism Be Reconciled with Self-Knowledge?" (1992)362
Bibliography395
Index403

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