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Pursuing Meaning

Emma Borg

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199588374
eISBN:
9780191741487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588374.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

This book examines some recent answers to the questions of how and where to draw the divide between semantics (roughly, features of the literal meaning of linguistic items) and pragmatics (roughly, ... More


Surveying the Terrain

Emma Borg

in Pursuing Meaning

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199588374
eISBN:
9780191741487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588374.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter introduces and defines the approach of semantic minimalism and contrasts it with the opposing approaches of indexicalism, contextualism, semantic relativism, and occasionalism. It argues ... More


Introduction

Kasia M. Jaszczolt

in Meaning in Linguistic Interaction: Semantics, Metasemantics, Philosophy of Language

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199602469
eISBN:
9780191815867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602469.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

The introduction sets the scene by focusing on the question ‘what is wrong about meaning?’, arguing that what is wrong with the extant approaches across the board is their holding on to the ... More


Wrong about meaning

Kasia M. Jaszczolt

in Meaning in Linguistic Interaction: Semantics, Metasemantics, Philosophy of Language

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199602469
eISBN:
9780191815867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602469.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

The chapter presents the debate surrounding the object of study of the theory of meaning, focusing on the differences, as well as points of agreement, between orientations within the camps of the ... More


Esse

OP Gaven Kerr

in Aquinas's Way to God: The Proof in De Ente et Essentia

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780190224806
eISBN:
9780190224820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224806.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter explores Aquinas’s thought on esse, and in particular details how, for Aquinas, esse is the act of all acts. Accordingly, this chapter shows how Aquinas advanced the metaphysical ... More


Against Actual-world Reliabilism: Epistemically Correct Procedures and Reliably True Outcomes

Peter J. Graham

in Performance Epistemology: Foundations and Applications

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198746942
eISBN:
9780191809156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746942.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Reliabilism about epistemic justification claim that what makes epistemically correct procedures of belief-formation correct is that these procedures produce reliably true outcomes. If correct ... More


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