New Thoughts About Old Things: Cognitive Policies as the Ground of Singular Concepts, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

New Thoughts About Old Things

Cognitive Policies as the Ground of Singular Concepts, 1st Edition

By Krista Lawlor

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136 pages

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Description

This book defends a novel theory of singular concepts, emphasizing the pragmatic requirements of singular concept possession and arguing that these requirements must be understood to institute traditions and policies of thought.

Reviews

"…a brilliant book." -- Kent Bach, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews

About the Author

Krista Lawlor is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Stanford University.

About the Series

Studies in Philosophy

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PHI000000
PHILOSOPHY / General
PHI009000
PHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / General