New York, NY, USA: Oxford, Clarendon Press (1972)

Stephen Schiffer
New York University
What is it for marks or sounds to have meaning, and what is it for someone to mean something in producing them? Answering these and related questions, Schiffer explores communication, speech acts, convention, and the meaning of linguistic items in this reissue of a seminal work on the foundations of meaning. A new introduction takes account of recent developments and places his theory in a broader context.
Keywords Meaning (Philosophy  Language and languages Philosophy
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Reprint years 1975
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Call number B105.M4.S34 1972
ISBN(s) 0198243677   9780198243670   0198244819
DOI 10.2307/2183974
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