A companion to the philosophy of language /

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Other Authors: Hale, Bob, 1945-, Wright, Crispin, 1942-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; Malden, Mass. : Blackwell, 1997.
Series:Blackwell companions to philosophy ; 10.
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Table of Contents:
  • Meaning and truth conditions : from Frege's grand design to Davidson's / David Wiggins
  • Meaning, use, verification / John Skorupski
  • Intention and convention / Anita Avramides
  • Pragmatics / Charles Travis
  • Guide to naturalizing semantics / Barry Loewer
  • Meaning and privacy / Edward Craig
  • Tacit knowledge / Alexander Miller
  • Radical interpretation / Jane Heal
  • Propositional attitudes / Mark Richard
  • Holism / Christopher Peacocke
  • Metaphor / Richard Moran
  • Realism and its oppositions / Bob Hale
  • Theories of truth / Ralph C.S. Walker
  • Analyticity / Paul Artin Boghossian
  • Rule-following, objectivity and meaning / Bob Hale
  • Indeterminacy of translation / Crispin Wright
  • Putnam's model-theoretic argument against metaphysical realism / Bob Hale and Crispin Wright
  • Sorites / R.M. Sainsbury and Timothy Williamson
  • Modality / Bob Hale
  • Essentialism / Graeme Forbes
  • Reference and necessity / Robert Stalnaker
  • Names and rigid designation / Jason Stanley
  • Indexicals and demonstratives / John Perry
  • Objects and criteria of identity / E.J. Lowe
  • Relative identity / Harold Noonan.