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Steffen Koch
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
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This is a review article of Herman Cappelen's monograph 'Fixing Language. An Essay on Conceptual Engineering' (OUP 2018). It summarizes the key elements of the book and objects to various of Cappelen's claims.
Keywords conceptual engineering  conceptual ethics  Carnapian explication  metalinguistic negotiation  ameliorative analysis  Herman Cappelen
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DOI 10.30965/26664275-02201016
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The Meaning of 'Meaning'.Hillary Putnam - 1975 - Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science 7:131-193.
Relativism and Monadic Truth.Herman Cappelen & John Hawthorne - 2009 - Oxford University Press UK.

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