Lewis's synthesis

This article criticises David Lewis's attempt to use his philosophical analysis of convention to reconcile the picture of languages as model-theoretic objects and the picture of languages as human social activity.
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DOI 10.1080/09672550701809420
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David Lewis (1984). Putnam's Paradox. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 62 (3):221 – 236.
David Lewis (1992). Meaning Without Use: Reply to Hawthorne. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 70 (1):106 – 110.
John Hawthorne (1990). A Note on 'Languages and Language'. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 68 (1):116 – 118.

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