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The Resource Metasemantics : new essays on the foundations of meaning, edited by Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman

Metasemantics : new essays on the foundations of meaning, edited by Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman

Label
Metasemantics : new essays on the foundations of meaning
Title
Metasemantics
Title remainder
new essays on the foundations of meaning
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Metasemantics presents new work on the philosophical foundations of linguistic semantics. Experts in the philosophy of language, metaphysics, and the theory of content provide new perspectives on old problems about linguistic meaning, pose questions that suggest novel research projects, and sharpen our understanding of linguistic representation
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
401/.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P325
LC item number
.M434 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1980-
  • 1978-
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  • Burgess, Alexis
  • Sherman, Brett
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Semantics
Label
Metasemantics : new essays on the foundations of meaning, edited by Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: A plea for the metaphysics of meaning / Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman -- Semantics and metasemantics in the context of generative grammar / Seth Yalcin -- Metasemantics and metaphysical indeterminacy / Michael Caie -- The metasemantics of contextual sensitivity / Jeffrey C. King -- Semantic hermeneutics / Alejandro Pérez Carballo -- Troubles for Content I / Mark Greenberg -- Troubles for Content II: explaining grounding / Mark Greenberg -- Deflationism in semantics and metaphysics / Amie L. Thomasson -- Discourse content / Samuel Cumming -- Do we need dynamic semantics? / Karen S. Lewis -- Explanation and partiality in semantic theory / Michael Glanzberg -- Replacing truth? / Matti Eklund -- Prepragmatics: widening the semantics/pragmatics boundary / Isidora Stojanovic -- Semantics and context-dependence: towards a Strawsonian account / Richard G. Heck Jr
Control code
869343541
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 367 pages
Isbn
9780199669592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869343541
Label
Metasemantics : new essays on the foundations of meaning, edited by Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: A plea for the metaphysics of meaning / Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman -- Semantics and metasemantics in the context of generative grammar / Seth Yalcin -- Metasemantics and metaphysical indeterminacy / Michael Caie -- The metasemantics of contextual sensitivity / Jeffrey C. King -- Semantic hermeneutics / Alejandro Pérez Carballo -- Troubles for Content I / Mark Greenberg -- Troubles for Content II: explaining grounding / Mark Greenberg -- Deflationism in semantics and metaphysics / Amie L. Thomasson -- Discourse content / Samuel Cumming -- Do we need dynamic semantics? / Karen S. Lewis -- Explanation and partiality in semantic theory / Michael Glanzberg -- Replacing truth? / Matti Eklund -- Prepragmatics: widening the semantics/pragmatics boundary / Isidora Stojanovic -- Semantics and context-dependence: towards a Strawsonian account / Richard G. Heck Jr
Control code
869343541
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 367 pages
Isbn
9780199669592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869343541

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