Lepore and Ludwig on 'explicit meaning theories'

Philosophical Studies 165 (3):831-839 (2013)
Abstract
The fundamental problem proponents of truth conditional semantics must face is to specify what role a truth theory is supposed to play within a meaning theory. The most detailed proposal for tackling this problem is the account developed by Ernest Lepore and Kirk Ludwig. However, as I will show in this paper, theories along the lines of Lepore and Ludwig do not suffice to put someone into the position to understand the objectlanguage. The fundamental problem of truth conditional semantics thus remains unsolved
Keywords Donald Davidson  Truth-theoretic semantics  Meaning  Meaning theories  Ernest Lepore  Kirk Ludwig
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Donald Davidson (1976). Reply to Foster. In Gareth Evans & John Henry McDowell (eds.), Truth and Meaning: Essays in Semantics. Clarendon Press. 33--41.
John Foster (2010). Meaning and Truth Theory. In Darragh Byrne & Max Kölbel (eds.), Arguing About Language. Routledge.

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