Truth, Meaning, Justification, and Reality: Themes from Dummett

Truth, Meaning, Justification, and Reality: Themes from Dummett

by Michael Frauchiger (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783110458312
Publisher: De Gruyter
Publication date: 11/20/2017
Series: Lauener Library of Analytical Philosophy Series , #4
Pages: 260
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Michael Frauchiger, Lauener Foundation for Analytical Philosophy, Bern, Switzerland.

Table of Contents

Michael Anthony Eardley Dummett: A Biographical Sketch 1

Dummett Laudatio 13

Closing Speech to Lauener Symposium 25

Michael Dummett's Interpretation of Frege's Context Principle: Some Reflections 29

What Was Frege's Mistake? 63

Dummett on Truth-Conditions, Frege's Analysis of Sentence Meaning, and the Slingshot Argument 81

To Explain Deduction 103

Prospects for Justificationism 123

Dummett on the Relation between Logics and Metalogics 153

Residues of Realism 177

Putting Reality into Perspective by Understanding Theoretic Propositions, Theistic Thoughts and Political Dealings 189

Contributors 247

Index 249

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