The Taming of the True

Oxford University Press (1997)
The Taming of the True poses a broad challenge to realist views of meaning and truth that have been prominent in recent philosophy. Neil Tennant argues compellingly that every truth is knowable, and that an effective logical system can be based on this principle. He lays the foundations for global semantic anti-realism and extends its consequences from the philosophy of mathematics and logic to the theory of meaning, metaphysics, and epistemology.
Keywords Realism  Truth  Meaning (Philosophy  Logic  Knowledge, Theory of
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Call number B835.T39 1997
ISBN(s) 0199251606   9780199251605  
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