Descriptions with adverbs of quantification

Philosophical Issues 16 (1):65–87 (2006)
In “Descriptions as Predicates” (Fara 2001) I argued that definite and indefinite descriptions should be given a uniform semantic treatment as predicates rather than as quantifier phrases. The aim of the current paper is to clarify and elaborate one of the arguments for the descriptions-aspredicates view, one that concerns the interaction of descriptions with adverbs of quantification.
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DOI 10.1111/j.1533-6077.2006.00103.x
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