Inquiries Into Truth And Interpretation

Oxford University Press (1984)

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Now in a new edition, this volume updates Davidson's exceptional Inquiries into Truth and Interpretation (1984), which set out his enormously influential philosophy of language. The original volume remains a central point of reference, and a focus of controversy, with its impact extending into linguistic theory, philosophy of mind, and epistemology. Addressing a central question--what it is for words to mean what they do--and featuring a previously uncollected, additional essay, this work will appeal to a wide audience of philosophers, linguists, and psychologists.
Keywords Belief  Communication  Interpretation  Language  Meaning  Metaphor  Quotation  Reference  Truth
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Call number P106.D27 2001
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