Inference, Consequence, and Meaning : Perspectives on Inferentialism.

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Author / Creator:Gurova, Lilia.
Imprint:Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2012.
Description:1 online resource (162 pages)
Semantics (Philosophy)
Meaning (Philosophy)
Philosophy of language.
Philosophy: logic.
Philosophy of science.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Cognitive Psychology.
SCIENCE -- Cognitive Science.
Meaning (Philosophy)
Semantics (Philosophy)
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Inferentialism as a theory of meaning builds on the idea that what a linguistic expression means depends exclusively on the inferential rules that govern its use. Following different strategies and exploring various case studies, the authors of this collection of essays discuss under what circumstances and to what extent the central tenets of inferentialism are tenable. The essays in this volume present the results of a three-year research project "Representation and Inference" which was con ...
Other form:Print version: Gurova, Lilia. Inference, Consequence, and Meaning : Perspectives on Inferentialism. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2012 9781443837781