Truth, Thought, Reason: Essays on Frege / Edition 1

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Gottlob Frege (1848-1925) was arguably the most influential philosopher of the twentieth century. Truth, Thought, Reason collects Tyler Burge's seminal essays on Frege from the last twenty-five years. One third of the book is new, however, and a substantial introduction sets the essays in the contexts both of twentieth-century philosophy and of Burge's own philosophical interests. There are also four postscripts to previously published essays.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199278541
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication date: 3/1/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 430
  • Product dimensions: 9.10 (w) x 6.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Frege 69
2 The concept of truth in Frege's program 77
3 Frege on truth 83
Postscript to "Frege on truth" 133
4 Frege and the hierarchy 153
Postscript to "Frege and the hierarchy" 167
5 Sinning against Frege 213
Postscript to "Sinning against Frege" 240
6 Frege on sense and linguistic meaning 242
7 Frege on extensions of concepts, from 1884 to 1903 273
8 Frege on knowing the third realm 299
9 Frege on knowing the foundation 317
10 Frege on apriority 356
Postscript to "Frege on apriority" 388
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