Vagueness and Language Use

Palgrave Macmillan (2010)
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This volume brings together twelve papers by linguists and philosophers contributing novel empirical and formal considerations to theorizing about vagueness. Three main issues are addressed: gradable expressions and comparison, the semantics of degree adverbs and intensifiers (such as 'clearly'), and ways of evading the sorites paradox
Keywords Semantics  Ambiguity  Vagueness (Philosophy  Language and languages Philosophy
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Call number P325.V25 2011
ISBN(s) 9780230238619
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