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Truth and Other Enigmas

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674910768

Publication Date: 01/01/1978

Short

528 pages

6 x 9-1/4 inches

World rights except United Kingdom & Commonwealth

Related Subjects

  • Acknowledgments
  • Preface
  • Note
  • 1. Truth
  • 2. Presupposition
  • 3. The Structure of Appearance
  • 4. Nominalism
  • 5. Constructionalism
  • 6. George Boole
  • 7. Frege on Functions
  • 8. Frege’s Philosophy
  • 9. Frege’s Distinction between Sense and Reference
  • 10. Realism
  • 11. Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Mathematics
  • 12. The Philosophical Significance of Gödel’s Theorem
  • 13. Platonism
  • 14. The Philosophical Basis of Intuitionistic Logic
  • 15. Wang’s Paradox
  • 16. Is Logic Empirical?
  • 17. The Justification of Deduction
  • 18. Can an Effect Precede its Cause?
  • 19. Bringing About the Past
  • 20. A Defence of McTaggart’s Proof of the Unreality of Time
  • 21. The Reality of the Past
  • 22. The Significance of Quine’s Indeterminacy Thesis
  • 23. The Social Character of Meaning
  • 24. Oxford Philosophy
  • 25. Can Analytical Philosophy be Systematic, and Ought it to Be?
  • Details of Publication
  • Index

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