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Philosophy of Language, Second Edition

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$54.00 • £43.95 • €48.50

ISBN 9780674319318

Publication Date: 01/01/1993


752 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

World rights except United Kingdom & Commonwealth

Related Subjects

  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Textual References
  • Introduction
  • 1. Sense and Tone
  • 2. Quantifiers
  • 3. The Hierarchy of Levels
  • 4. Proper Names
  • 5. Sense and Reference
    • Appendix: Note on an Attempted Refutation of Frege
  • 6. Some Theses of Frege’s on Sense and Reference
  • 7. The Reference of Incomplete Expressions
  • 8. The Incompleteness of Concepts and Functions
  • 9. Indirect Reference
  • 10. Assertion
  • 11. Thoughts
  • 12. Truth-value and Reference
    • Appendix: Note on Many-valued Logics
  • 13. Can Truth be Defined?
  • 14. Abstract Objects
  • 15. Quantification
  • 16. Identity
  • 17. Original Sinn
  • 18. The Evolution of Frege’s Thought
  • 19. Frege’s Place in the History of Philosophy
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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