Belief and Meaning: The Unity and Locality of Mental Content

Blackwell (1992)
Akeel Bilgrami
Columbia University
Belief and Meaning is a philosophical treatment of intentionality. It offers an original, logical and convincing account of intentional content which is local and contextual and which takes issues with standard theories of meaning
Keywords Belief  Content  External World  Externalism  Intentionality  Language  Meaning  Realism  Unity
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Call number B105.I56.B55 1992
ISBN(s) 0631196773     9780631196778
DOI 10.2307/2220154
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