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The Resource Linguistic philosophy : the central story, Garth L. Hallett

Linguistic philosophy : the central story, Garth L. Hallett

Label
Linguistic philosophy : the central story
Title
Linguistic philosophy
Title remainder
the central story
Statement of responsibility
Garth L. Hallett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
401
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
P107
LC item number
.H347 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series in philosophy
Label
Linguistic philosophy : the central story, Garth L. Hallett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The issue of language's authority -- The question's centrality -- Plato's recourse to nonlinguistic forms -- Aquinas and the primacy of mental truth -- The Tractatus : precise thought versus imprecise language -- Carnap's limited linguistic turn -- Tarski, truth, and claims of linguistic incoherence -- Wittgenstein's acceptance of the authority of language -- Wittgenstein versus theoretical "intuitions" -- Flew and paradigm-case arguments -- Russell's critique of "common sense" -- Malcolm and the "ordinary language" debate -- Austin, statements, and their truth -- A lead overlooked : from meaning to truth -- Kripke, Putnam, and rigid designation -- Quine, linguistic truths, and holistic theory -- Quine, indeterminacy, and the opacity of language -- Rorty, Stich, and pragmatic assertability -- Habermas, communicative speech, and validity -- Past, present, and future : an overview
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 233 p.
Isbn
9780791473610
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007024535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn378339595
Label
Linguistic philosophy : the central story, Garth L. Hallett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The issue of language's authority -- The question's centrality -- Plato's recourse to nonlinguistic forms -- Aquinas and the primacy of mental truth -- The Tractatus : precise thought versus imprecise language -- Carnap's limited linguistic turn -- Tarski, truth, and claims of linguistic incoherence -- Wittgenstein's acceptance of the authority of language -- Wittgenstein versus theoretical "intuitions" -- Flew and paradigm-case arguments -- Russell's critique of "common sense" -- Malcolm and the "ordinary language" debate -- Austin, statements, and their truth -- A lead overlooked : from meaning to truth -- Kripke, Putnam, and rigid designation -- Quine, linguistic truths, and holistic theory -- Quine, indeterminacy, and the opacity of language -- Rorty, Stich, and pragmatic assertability -- Habermas, communicative speech, and validity -- Past, present, and future : an overview
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 233 p.
Isbn
9780791473610
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007024535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn378339595

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