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Nathan Salmon
University of California at Santa Barbara
  1. Frege’s Puzzle.Nathan U. Salmon - 1986 - Ridgeview.
    The nature of the information content of declarative sentences is a central topic in the philosophy of language. The natural view that a sentence like "John loves Mary" contains information in which two individuals occur as constituents is termed the naive theory, and is one that has been abandoned by most contemporary scholars. This theory was refuted originally by philosopher Gottlob Frege. His argument that the naive theory did not work is termed Frege's puzzle, and his rival account of information (...)
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  2. Reference and Essence.Nathan U. Salmon - 1981 - Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.
    Salmon's book is considered by some to be a classic in the philosophy of language movement known variously as the New Theory of Reference or the Direct Reference Theory, as well as in the metaphysics of essentialism that is related to this philosophy of language.
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    Propositions and Attitudes.Nathan U. Salmon & Scott Soames (eds.) - 1988 - Oxford University Press.
    The concept of a proposition is important in several areas of philosophy and central to the philosophy of language. This collection of readings investigates many different philosophical issues concerning the nature of propositions and the ways they have been regarded through the years. Reflecting both the history of the topic and the range of contemporary views, the book includes articles from Bertrand Russell, Gottlob Frege, the Russell-Frege Correspondence, Alonzo Church, David Kaplan, John Perry, Saul Kripke, Hilary Putnam, Mark Richard, Scott (...)
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  4. How Not to Derive Essentialism From the Theory of Reference.Nathan Ucuzoglu Salmon - 1979 - Journal of Philosophy 76 (12):703-725.
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    Assertion and Incomplete Definite Descriptions.Nathan U. Salmon - 1982 - Philosophical Studies 42 (1):37--45.
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    Names and Descriptions by Leonard Linsky. [REVIEW]Nathan Ucuzoglu Salmon - 1979 - Journal of Philosophy 76 (8):436-452.
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    Content, Cognition, and Communication.Nathan U. Salmon - 2007 - Oxford University Press.
    The volume concludes with four essays about the distinction between meaning and use, or more generally, the distinction between semantics and pragmatics.
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    Names and Descriptions.Nathan Ucuzoglu Salmon - 1979 - Journal of Philosophy 76 (8):436-452.
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  9. Essentialism in Current Theories of Reference.Nathan Ucuzoglu Salmon - 1979 - Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles
     
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  10. Reference and Essence.Nathan U. Salmon - 1981 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 173 (3):363-364.
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