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Hans-Johann Glock
University of Zürich
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    A Wittgenstein Dictionary.Hans Johann Glock - 1996 - Blackwell.
    This lucid and accessible dictionary presents technical terms that Wittgenstein introduced into philosophical debate or transformed substantially, and also topics to which he made a substantial contribution. Hans-Johann Glock places Wittgenstein's ideas in their historical context, and indicates their impact on his contemporaries as well as their relevance to current debates. The entries delineate Wittgenstein's lines of argument on particular issues, assessing their strengths and weaknesses, and shed light on fundamental exegetical controversies. The dictionary entries are prefaced by a ‘Sketch (...)
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    Can Animals Act for Reasons?Hans Johann Glock - 2009 - .
    This essay argues that nonlinguistic animals qualify not just for externalist notions of rationality, but also for internal ones. They can act for reasons in several senses: their behaviour is subject to intentional explanations, they can act in the light of reasonsprovided that the latter are conceived as objective facts rather than subjective mental statesand they can deliberate. Finally, even if they could not, it would still be misguided to maintain that animals are capable only of behaviour, not of action.
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    Exorcising Grice’s Ghost: An Empirical Approach to Studying Intentional Communication in Animals.Simon Townsend, Sonja Koski, Richard Byrne, Katie Slocombe, Balthasar Bickel, Markus Boeckle, Ines Braga Goncalves, Judith Burkart, Tom Flower, Florence Gaunet, Hans Johann Glock, Thibaud Gruber, David Jansen, Katja Liebal, Angelika Linke, Adam Miklosi, Richard Moore, Carel van Schaik, Sabine Stoll, Alex Vail, Bridget Waller, Markus Wild, Klaus Zuberühler & Marta Manser - 2016 - Biological Reviews 3.
    Language’s intentional nature has been highlighted as a crucial feature distinguishing it from other communication systems. Specifically, language is often thought to depend on highly structured intentional action and mutual mindreading by a communicator and recipient. Whilst similar abilities in animals can shed light on the evolution of intentionality, they remain challenging to detect unambiguously. We revisit animal intentional communication and suggest that progress in identifying analogous capacities has been complicated by (i) the assumption that intentional (that is, voluntary) production (...)
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    Concepts: Where Subjectivism Goes Wrong.Hans Johann Glock - 2009 - .
    The debate about concepts has always been shaped by a contrast between subjectivism, which treats them as phenomena in the mind or head of individuals, and objectivism, which insists that they exist independently of individual minds. The most prominent contemporary version of subjectivism is Fodor's RTM. The Fregean charge against subjectivism is that it cannot do justice to the fact that different individuals can share the same concepts. Proponents of RTM have accepted shareability as a ‘non-negotiable constraint’. At the same (...)
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  5. Truth in the Tractatus.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
    My paper takes issue both with the standard view that the Tractatus contains a correspondence theory and with recent suggestions that it features a deflationary or semantic theory. Standard correspondence interpretations are mistaken, because they treat the isomorphism between a sentence and what it depicts as a sufficient condition of truth rather than of sense. The semantic/deflationary interpretation ignores passages that suggest some kind of correspondence theory. The official theory of truth in the Tractatus is an obtainment theory – a (...)
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    Can Animals Judge?Hans Johann Glock - 2010 - .
    This article discusses the problems which concepts pose for the attribution of thoughts to animals. It locates these problems within a range of other issues concerning animal minds, and presents a ‘lingualist master argument’ according to which one cannot entertain a thought without possessing its constituent concepts and cannot possess concepts without possessing language. The first premise is compelling if one accepts the building-block model of concepts as parts of wholes – propositions – and the idea that intentional verbs signify (...)
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    Analytic Philosophy and History: A Mismatch?Hans Johann Glock - 2008 - Glock, Hans Johann . Analytic Philosophy and History: A Mismatch? Mind: A Quarterly Review of Philosophy, 117:867-897.
    In recent years, even some of its own practitioners have accused analytic philosophy of lacking historical awareness. My aim is to show that analytic philosophy and history are not such a mismatch after all. Against the objection that analytic philosophers have unduly ignored the past I argue that for the most part they only resist strong versions of historicism, and for good reasons. The history of philosophy is not the whole of philosophy, as extreme historicists maintain, nor is it indispensable (...)
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    The Normativity of Meaning Made Simple.Hans Johann Glock - 2005 - In A. Beckermann & C. Nimtz (eds.), Philosophy - Science - Scientific Philosophy. Main Lectures and Colloquia of Gap 5, Fifth International Congress for the Society of Analytical Philosophy. pp. 219-41.
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    Necessity and Normativity.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Neo-Kantianism and Analytic Philosophy.Hans Johann Glock - 2015 - In Nicolas De Warren & Andrea Staiti (eds.), New Approaches to Neo-Kantianism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 25-41.
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    Wittgensteinian Anti-Anti Realism.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
    Wittgenstein attached overarching personal importance to questions of moral value. Yet his written treatments of ethics are brief and obscure, while his views on language have had a strong, albeit intermittent and diffuse, influence on analytic moral philosophy. His remarks on ethics seem to be totally at odds with realist and cognitivist accounts. Both the Tractatus and 'A Lecture on Ethics' maintain that ethics transcends linguistic expression, and later remarks seem to point in the direction of a communal variant of (...)
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    Necessity and Language: In Defence of Conventionalism.Hans Johann Glock - 2008 - .
    Kalhat has forcefully criticised Wittgenstein's linguistic or conventionalist account of logical necessity, drawing partly on Waismann and Quine. I defend conventionalism against the charge that it cannot do justice to the truth of necessary propositions, renders them unacceptably arbitrary or reduces them to metalingustic statements. At the same time, I try to reconcile Wittgenstein's claim that necessary propositions are constitutive of meaning with the logical positivists' claim that they are true by virtue of meaning. Explaining necessary propositions by reference to (...)
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    Perspectives on Wittgenstein: An Intermittently Opinionated Survey.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Wittgenstein on Concepts.Hans Johann Glock - 2010 - In .
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    All Kinds of Nonsense.Hans Johann Glock - 2004 - In E. Ammereller & E. Fischer (eds.), Wittgenstein at Work: Method in the Philosophical Investigations. pp. 221-245.
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    Doing Good by Splitting Hairs?Hans Johann Glock - 2011 - .
    This article explores the connections between analytic philosophy and applied ethics — both historical and substantive. Historically speaking, applied ethics is a child of analytic philosophy. It arose as the result of two factors in the 1960s: the re-emergence of normative ethics on the one hand, and urgent social and political challenges on the other. But is there a significant substantive link between applied ethics and analytic philosophy? I argue that applied ethics inherited important ‘analytic’ ideals such as clarity and (...)
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    The Linguistic Doctrine Revisited.Hans Johann Glock - 2003 - Grazer Philosophische Studien 66 (1):143.
    At present, there is an almost universal consensus that the linguistic doctrine of logical necessity is grotesque. This paper explores avenues for rehabilitating a limited version of the doctrine, according to which the special status of analytic statements like 'All vixens are female' is to be explained by reference to language. Far from being grotesque, this appeal to language has a respectable philosophical pedigree and chimes with common sense, as Quine came to realize. The problem lies in developing it in (...)
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    Does Ontology Exist?Hans Johann Glock - 2002 - .
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    Quine and Davidson.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Concepts, Conceptual Schemes and Grammar.Hans Johann Glock - 2009 - .
    This paper considers the connection between concepts, conceptual schemes and grammar in Wittgenstein’s last writings. It lists eight claims about concepts that one can garner from these writings. It then focuses on one of them, namely that there is an important difference between conceptual and factual problems and investigations. That claim draws in its wake other claims, all of them revolving around the idea of a conceptual scheme, what Wittgenstein calls a ‘grammar’. I explain why Wittgenstein’s account does not fall (...)
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    Does Language Require Conventions?Hans Johann Glock - 2010 - In .
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    Knowledge, Certainty and Scepticism: In Moore's Defence.Hans Johann Glock - 2004 - In D. Moyal-Sharrock (ed.), The Third Wittgenstein: The Post-Investigations Works. pp. 63-78.
  23. What is a Theory of Meaning? Just When You Thought Conceptual Analysis Was Dead.Hans Johann Glock - 2012 - .
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    On Safari with Wittgenstein, Quine and Davidson.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Philosophy of Language.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Reference and the First Person Pronoun.Hans Johann Glock & P. M. S. Hacker - unknown
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    Unintelligibility Made Intelligible.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Animal Minds: A Non-Representationalist Approach.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
    Do animals have minds? We have known at least since Aristotle that humans constitute one species of animal. And some benighted contemporaries apart, we also know that most humans have minds. To have any bite, therefore, the question must be restricted to non-human animals, to which I shall henceforth refer simply as "animals." I shall further assume that animals are bereft of linguistic faculties. So, do some animals have minds comparable to those of humans? As regards that question, there are (...)
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    A Cognitivist Approach to Concepts.Hans Johann Glock - 2011 - .
    Th is article explores a cognitivist approach to concepts. Such an approach steers a middle course between the Scylla of subjectivism and the Charybdis of objectivism. While concepts are not mental particulars, they have an ineliminable cognitive dimension. Th e article explores several versions of cognitivism, focusing in particular on Künne’s Neo-Fregean proposal that concepts are modes of presentation. It also tackles a challenge facing all cognitivist accounts, namely the ‘proposition problem’: how can the cognitive dimension of concepts be reconciled (...)
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    Mental Capacities and Animal Ethics.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    The Owl of Minerva: Is Analytic Philosophy Moribund?Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Schopenhauer and Wittgenstein: Representation as Language and Will.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Animal Agency.Hans Johann Glock - 2010 - In .
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    Animals: Agency, Reasons and Reasoning.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Wittgenstein Vs. Quine on Logical Necessity.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Animal Minds: Conceptual Problems.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Concepts, Abilities and Propositions.Hans Johann Glock - 2010 - .
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    Investigations §128: Theses in Philosophy and Undogmatic Procedure.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    What is Analytic Philosophy?Hans Johann Glock - 2008 - Cambridge University Press.
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    The Euthanasia Debate in Germany - What's the Fuss?Hans Johann Glock - 1994 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 11 (2):213-224.
    Both opponents and proponents of Singer's right to speak about euthanasia have concentrated on the tenability of his claims. They have ignored the question of what legitimate grounds there are for suppressing academic discussion, and have failed to take into account the discussion of freedom of speech in recent legal theory. To do this is the aim of my paper. Section I claims that Singer's position is immoral. Section 2 turns to the question of whether it is protected by freedom (...)
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    Persons and Their Bodies.Hans Johann Glock & J. Hyman - unknown
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    Strawson and Analytic Kantianism.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Concepts: Representations and Abilities?Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    From Armchair to Reality?Hans Johann Glock - 2010 - .
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    Philosophy, Thought and Language.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Ramsey and Wittgenstein: Mutual Influences.Hans Johann Glock - 2004 - In M. J. Frapolli & F. P. Ramsey (eds.), Critical Reassessments. pp. 41-68.
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    Forms of Life: Back to Basics.Hans Johann Glock - 2000 - In .
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    Thought, Language, and Animals.Hans Johann Glock - 2006 - Grazer Philosophische Studien 71 (1):139.
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    Wittgenstein and Quine: Mind, Language and Behaviour.Hans Johann Glock - unknown
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    Wittgenstein and History.Hans Johann Glock - 2005 - In A. Pichler & S. Saatela (eds.), Wittgenstein: The Philosopher and His Works. pp. 177-204.
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