Philosophy: Philosophy of Language

  • Peirce's Account of Purposefulness: A Kantian Perspective book cover

    Peirce's Account of Purposefulness

    A Kantian Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Gabriele Gava

    This book presents a systematic interpretation of Charles S. Peirce’s work based on a Kantian understanding of his teleological account of thought and inquiry. Departing from readings that contrast Peirce’s treatment of purpose, end, and teleology with his early studies of Kant, Gabriele Gava…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
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    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • From Rules to Meanings: New Essays on Inferentialism book cover

    From Rules to Meanings

    New Essays on Inferentialism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ondřej Beran, Vojtěch Kolman, Ladislav Koreň

    Inferentialism is a philosophical approach premised on the claim that an item of language (or thought) acquires meaning (or content) in virtue of being embedded in an intricate set of social practices normatively governed by inferential rules. Inferentialism found its paradigmatic formulation in…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Relational Semantics and the Anatomy of Abstraction book cover

    Relational Semantics and the Anatomy of Abstraction

    1st Edition

    By Tamar Sovran

    This book presents a study of meaning relations, linking the philosophical tradition of conceptual analysis with recent theories and methodologies in cognitive semantics. Its main concern is the extent to which analyzing meaning relations between cognate words reveal the infrastructure of the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
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    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Philosophy of Language book cover

    Philosophy of Language

    3rd Edition

    By Alexander Miller

    Philosophy of Language provides a comprehensive, meticulous survey of twentieth-century and contemporary philosophical theories of meaning. Interweaving the historical development of the subject with a thematic overview of the different approaches to meaning, the book provides students with the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge

  • The Wildness Pleases (Routledge Revivals): The Origins of Romanticism book cover

    The Wildness Pleases (Routledge Revivals)

    The Origins of Romanticism, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Thacker

    First published in 1983. This book charts the growth of Romanticism from the initial reactions to the authoritarian classicism of Louis XIV, through the ‘codification’ of the Sublime by Burke in the 1750s, to the fascination with mystery, fear and violence which dominated the writing of the late…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
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  • Gadamer and Hermeneutics: Science, Culture, Literature book cover

    Gadamer and Hermeneutics

    Science, Culture, Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hugh J. Silverman

    This title, first published in 1991, opens with an account by Gadamer of his own life and work and their relation to the achievements of hermeneutics. Building upon the key theme of dialogue, Gadamer and Hermeneutics provides a series of essays, either linked Gadamer to other major contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-01-09
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    Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory

  • What is this thing called Philosophy of Language? book cover

    What is this thing called Philosophy of Language?

    2nd Edition

    By Gary Kemp

    Philosophy of language explores some of the most abstract yet most fundamental questions in philosophy. The ideas of some of the subject's great founding figures, such as Gottlob Frege, Ludwig Wittgenstein and Bertrand Russell, as well as of more recent figures such as Saul Kripke and Hilary Putnam…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
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    What is this thing called?

  • Aspect Perception after Wittgenstein: Seeing-As and Novelty book cover

    Aspect Perception after Wittgenstein

    Seeing-As and Novelty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Beaney, Brendan Harrington, Dominic Shaw

    This volume brings together new essays that consider Wittgenstein’s treatment of the phenomenon of aspect perception in relation to the broader idea of conceptual novelty; that is, the acquisition or creation of new concepts, and the application of an acquired understanding in unfamiliar or novel…

    Hardback – 2017-12-21
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Language and Schizophrenia: Perspectives from Psychology and Philosophy book cover

    Language and Schizophrenia

    Perspectives from Psychology and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Valentina Cardella

    Schizophrenia is one of the most enigmatic mental disorders, and language is one of its most essential and distinctive traits. Language and Schizophrenia provides a complete overview of schizophrenic language, utilising both psychological and philosophical perspectives to explore the unique way…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
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  • Mind, Language and Subjectivity: Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought book cover

    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

  • Mill’s A System of Logic: Critical Appraisals book cover

    Mill’s A System of Logic

    Critical Appraisals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antis Loizides

    John Stuart Mill considered his A System of Logic, first published in 1843, the methodological foundation and intellectual groundwork of his later works in ethical, social, and political theory. Yet no book has attempted in the past to engage with the most important aspects of Mill's Logic. This…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Mind and Phenomenology: Conceptual and Empirical Approaches book cover

    Philosophy of Mind and Phenomenology

    Conceptual and Empirical Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel O. Dahlstrom, Andreas Elpidorou, Walter Hopp

    This volume identifies and develops how philosophy of mind and phenomenology interact in both conceptual and empirically-informed ways. The objective is to demonstrate that phenomenology, as the first-personal study of the contents and structures of our mentality, can provide us with insights into…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
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    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

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