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Contemporary perspectives in the philosophy of language / edited by Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling, Jr., Howard K. Wettstein.

; Uehling, Theodore Edward ; Wettstein, Howard K
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [1979] .
ISBN 0816608660, 0816608652

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Other Authors French, Peter A.
Uehling, Theodore Edward.
Wettstein, Howard K.
Subjects Analysis (Philosophy)
Philosophie analytique.
Taalfilosofie.
Description viii, 417 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes A revised and enlarged edition of Studies in the philosophy of language published in 1977.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Performative utterances / J.O. Urmson -- Intensions revisited / W.V. Quine -- Quine's thought experiment / Michael Root -- Root on Quine / B. Aune -- The method of truth in metaphysics / D. Davidson -- Only in the context of a sentence do words have any meaning / John Wallace -- Mapping, meaning, and metaphysics / H. Hochberg -- Predicates without properties / Nelson Goodman -- Hochberg on mapping, meaning, and metaphysics / Wilfrid Sellars -- Sellars and Goodman on predicates, properties, and truth / H. Hochberg -- Referring to events / Fred I. Dretske -- Causation, emphasis, and events / Jaegwon Kim -- Dthat / David Kaplan -- On the logic of demonstratives / David Kaplan.
Speaker's reference and semantic reference / Saul Kripke -- Speaker reference, descriptions, and anaphora / K.S. Donnellan -- The contingent A Priori and rigid designators / K.S. Donnellan -- Naming and knowing / S. Schiffer -- Kripke on proper names / B.A. Brody -- Toward a casual theory of linguistic representation / D.W. Stampe -- The neoclassical theory of reference / J.J. Katz -- On the philosophical foundations of the theory of communication: reference / Hector-Neri Castañeda -- Proper names and propositional opacity / Howard K. Wettstein -- The casual and epistemic roles of proper names in our thinking of particulars / Hecto-Neri Castañeda -- Identity / Panayot Butchvarov -- Explanation and prediction in grammer (and semantics) / M. Levin -- The deletion argument / D.E. Cooper -- Montague grammer, mental representations, and reality / B.H. Partee -- Home is where the heart is / R. Thomason -- Telling the facts / Zeno Vendler -- The logical status of fictional discourse / J.R. Searle -- A semantics of utterance / David Shwayder.
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