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The Resource What is meaning?, Scott Soames

What is meaning?, Scott Soames

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What is meaning?
Title
What is meaning?
Statement of responsibility
Scott Soames
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The tradition descending from Frege and Russell has typically treated theories of meaning either as theories of meanings (propositions expressed), or as theories of truth conditions. However, propositions of the classical sort don't exist, and truth conditions can't provide all the information required by a theory of meaning. In this book, one of the world's leading philosophers of language offers a way out of this dilemma. Traditionally conceived, propositions are denizens of a "third realm" beyond mind and matter, "grasped" by mysterious Platonic intuition. As conceived here, they are cognit
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Soames, Scott
Dewey number
121/.68
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B105.M4
LC item number
S68 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Soochow University lectures in philosophy
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  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Proposition (Logic)
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Proposition (Logic)
Label
What is meaning?, Scott Soames
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meanings -- Frege and Russell: the real problem of "the unity of the proposition" -- Why truth conditions are not enough -- Propositions and attitudes: Davidson's challenge and Russell's neglected insight -- Toward a theory of propositions: a deflationary account -- The cognitive-realist theory of propositions -- Expanding the cognitive-realist model
Control code
664334473
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 132 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400833948
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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22573/cttw7rn
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664334473
Label
What is meaning?, Scott Soames
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meanings -- Frege and Russell: the real problem of "the unity of the proposition" -- Why truth conditions are not enough -- Propositions and attitudes: Davidson's challenge and Russell's neglected insight -- Toward a theory of propositions: a deflationary account -- The cognitive-realist theory of propositions -- Expanding the cognitive-realist model
Control code
664334473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 132 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400833948
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttw7rn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664334473

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