David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Inquiry 3 (1-4):211 – 258 (1960)
In this essay, I have rejected the inductive interpretation of the paradigm of contextual implication (to say “p”; is to imply that one believes that ) and proposed in its stead an explicatory model according to which a speaker in making a statement contextually implies whatever one is entitled to infer on the basis of the presumption that his act of stating is normal. In developing this model, I show how contextual implication depends on three distinct matters: a stating context, presumptions of normality, and rules for the correct use of expressions.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Jaakko Hintikka (1968). Epistemic Logic and the Methods of Philosophical Analysis. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 46 (1):37 – 51.
Ingemund Gullvåg (1978). The Logic of Assertion. Theoria 44 (2):75-116.
Ingemund Gullvåg (1964). Scepticism and Absurdity. Inquiry 7 (1-4):163-190.
Kai Nielsen (1963). On Human Needs and Moral Appraisals. Inquiry 6 (1-4):170 – 183.
Hans-Ulrich Hoche (1981). Zur Methodologie Von Kombinationstests in der Analytischen Philosophie. Journal for General Philosophy of Science 12 (1):28-54.
Similar books and articles
Claudio Cerrato (1994). Natural Deduction Based Upon Strict Implication for Normal Modal Logics. Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 35 (4):471-495.
M. Campercholi, D. Castaño & J. P. Díaz Varela (2011). Quasivarieties and Congruence Permutability of Łukasiewicz Implication Algebras. Studia Logica 98 (1-2):267-283.
J. G. Raftery (2011). Contextual Deduction Theorems. Studia Logica 99 (1-3):279-319.
P. H. Nowell-Smith (1962). The Inaugural Address: Contextual Implication and Ethical Theory. Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 36:1 - 18.
Claudio Pizzi & Timothy Williamson (1997). Strong Boethius' Thesis and Consequential Implication. Journal of Philosophical Logic 26 (5):569-588.
Richard L. Corliss (1972). A Theory of Contextual Implication. Philosophy and Rhetoric 5 (4):215 - 230.
Claudia Bianchi (1999). Three Forms of Contextual Dependence. In Paolo Bouquet (ed.), Modeling and Using Context. Second International and Interdisciplinary Conference, CONTEXT '99, Trento, Italy, September 9-11, 1999, Proceedings. Springer.
Josh Parsons (2011). Assessment-Contextual Indexicals. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 89 (1):1 - 17.
Thomas A. Long (1965). The Problem of Pain and Contextual Implication. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 26 (September):106-111.
Added to index2009-03-08
Total downloads9 ( #159,935 of 1,102,971 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #297,509 of 1,102,971 )
How can I increase my downloads?