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Studies in the Way of Words

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$43.50 • £34.95 • €39.00

ISBN 9780674852716

Publication Date: 04/01/1991

Short

406 pages

6 x 9 inches

World

Related Subjects

  • I. Logic and Conversation (1967, 1987)
    • 1. Prolegomena
    • 2. Logic and Conversation
    • 3. Further Notes on Logic and Conversation
    • 4. Indicative Conditionals
    • 5. Utterer’s Meaning and Intentions
    • 6. Utterer’s Meaning, Sentence-Meaning, and Word-Meaning
    • 7. Some Models for Implicature
  • II. Explorations in Semantics and Metaphysics
    • 8. Common Sense and Skepticism (c. 1946–1950)
    • 9. G. E. Moore and Philosopher’s Paradoxes (c. 1953–1958)
    • 10. Postwar Oxford Philosophy (1958)
    • 11. Conceptual Analysis and the Province of Philosophy (1987)
    • 12. Descartes on Clear and Distinct Perception (1966)
    • 13. In Defense of a Dogma (with P. F. Strawson, 1956)
    • 14. Meaning (1948, 1957)
    • 15. The Causal Theory of Perception (1961)
    • 16. Some Remarks about the Senses (1962)
    • 17. Presupposition and Conversational Implicature (1970, 1977)
    • 18. Meaning Revisited (1976, 1980)
    • 19. Metaphysics, Philosophical Eschatology, and Plato’s Republic (1988)
  • Retrospective Epilogue (1987)
  • Index

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