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  • Mind, Language and Subjectivity

    Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Georgalis

    In this monograph Nicholas Georgalis further develops his important work on minimal content, recasting and providing novel solutions to several of the fundamental problems faced by philosophers of language. His theory defends and explicates the importance of ‘thought-tokens’ and minimal content and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Deleuze and Pragmatism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simone Bignall, Sean Bowden, Paul Patton

    This collection brings together the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze and the rich tradition of American pragmatist thought, taking seriously the commitment to pluralism at the heart of both. Contributors explore in novel ways Deleuze’s explicit references to pragmatism, and examine the philosophical…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Philosophy of Curiosity

    1st Edition

    By Ilhan Inan

    In this book, Ilhan Inan questions the classical definition of curiosity as a desire to know. Working in an area where epistemology and philosophy of language overlap, Inan forges a link between our ability to become aware of our ignorance and our linguistic aptitude to construct terms referring to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Second Person

    Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Naomi Eilan

    The past few years have witnessed an exponentially growing body of work conducted under the ‘second person’ heading. This idea has been explored in various areas of philosophy (philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, ethics, epistemology), in developmental psychology, in psychiatry, and even in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Language and Webs of Information

    1st Edition

    By Heimir Geirsson

    The nature of propositions and the cognitive value of names have been the focal point of philosophy of language for the last few decades. The advocates of the causal reference theory have favored the view that the semantic contents of proper names are their referents. However, Frege’s puzzle about…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Reference and Structure in the Philosophy of Language

    A Defense of the Russellian Orthodoxy, 1st Edition

    By Arthur Sullivan

    This volume investigates the precise contours of the connections between two foundational concepts: reference (the means of semantically expressing singular or object-dependent information) and structure (the having or lacking of meaningful sub-parts). Sullivan shows that the notion of…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • New Essays on the Nature of Propositions

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Hunter, Gurpreet Rattan

    These are exciting times for philosophical theorizing about propositions, with the last 15 years seeing the development of new approaches and the emergence of new theorists. Propositions have been invoked to explain thought and cognition, the nature and attribution of mental states, language and…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • Mencius On The Mind V 5

    1st Edition

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Pragmatism, Law, and Language

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Hubbs, Douglas Lind

    This volume puts leading pragmatists in the philosophy of language, including Robert Brandom, in contact with scholars concerned with what pragmatism has come to mean for the law. Each contribution uses the resources of pragmatism to tackle fundamental problems in the philosophy of language, the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge

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