The Varieties of Reference / Edition 1

The Varieties of Reference / Edition 1

by Gareth J. Evans, John McDowell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198246862

ISBN-13: 9780198246862

Pub. Date: 12/28/1982

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The discussion in this book range over all the main kinds of referring expressions, starting with the work of Frege and Russell on singular reference. The work is guided by the view that an understanding of how singular thoughts relate to objects is essential for a proper treatment of the linguistic device by which such thoughts are expressed. It will be of interest

Overview

The discussion in this book range over all the main kinds of referring expressions, starting with the work of Frege and Russell on singular reference. The work is guided by the view that an understanding of how singular thoughts relate to objects is essential for a proper treatment of the linguistic device by which such thoughts are expressed. It will be of interest to psychologist and philosophers of mind as well as to philosophers of language and linguists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198246862
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/28/1982
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.25(d)

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