Oxford: Oxford University Press (2018)

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Herman Cappelen
University of Hong Kong
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Herman Cappelen investigates how language and other representational devices can go wrong, and how to fix them. We use language to understand and talk about the world, but what if our language has deficiencies that prevent it from playing that role? How can we revise our concepts, and what are the limits on revision?
Keywords conceptual engineering  ameliorative projects  metaphilosophy  Haslanger
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