Philosophia 41 (3):825-829 (2013)

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Paul Simard Smith
University of Regina
Rachel McKinnon
College of Charleston
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In the norms of assertion literature there has been continued focus on a wide range of odd-sounding assertions that have been collected under the umbrella of Moore’s Paradox. Our aim in these brief remarks is not to attempt to settle the question of what makes an utterance Moorean decisively, but rather to present some new data bearing on it, and to argue that this new data is best explained by a new account of Moorean absurdity
Keywords Norms of assertion  Assertion  Moore’s paradox  Assertoric authority
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