Two-dimensional semantics

In E. Lepore & B. Smith (eds.), Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy of Language. Oxford University Press (2006)
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Two-dimensional approaches to semantics, broadly understood, recognize two "dimensions" of the meaning or content of linguistic items. On these approaches, expressions and their utterances are associated with two different sorts of semantic values, which play different explanatory roles. Typically, one semantic value is associated with reference and ordinary truth-conditions, while the other is associated with the way that reference and truth-conditions depend on the external world. The second sort of semantic value is often held to play a distinctive role in analyzing matters of cognitive significance and/or context-dependence
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DOI 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199552238.003.0024
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