When Words Are Called For: A Defense of Ordinary Language Philosophy

Harvard University Press (2012)
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The basic conflict: an initial characterization -- The main arguments against ordinary language philosophy -- Must philosophers rely on intuitions? -- Contextualism and the burden of knowledge -- Contextualism, anti-contextualism, and knowing as being in a position to give assurance -- Conclusion: skepticism and the dialectic of (semantically pure) "knowledge" -- Epilogue: ordinary language philosophy, Kant, and the roots of antinomial thinking.
Keywords Ordinary-language philosophy  Language and languages Philosophy
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