The Resource Quine on meaning, Eve Gaudet

Quine on meaning, Eve Gaudet

Label
Quine on meaning
Title
Quine on meaning
Statement of responsibility
Eve Gaudet
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Willard Van Orman Quine was certainly the greatest analytic philosopher of the second half of the twentieth century. Born in 1908, he held the Edgar Pierce Chair of Philosophy at Harvard University from 1956 to 2000. He made highly important contributions to such areas as mathematical logic, set theory, the philosophy of language, and the philosophy of logic. His best known works include From a Logical Point of View, Ontological Relativity and Other Essays, and his most influential Word and Object. One of Quine''s central doctrines is the ''indeterminacy of translation'' - the assertion that
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
121/.68092
Index
index present
LC call number
B945.Q54
LC item number
G379 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in American philosophy
Label
Quine on meaning, Eve Gaudet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Factuality and physicalism -- Fact of the matter and truth -- The indeterminacy thesis -- Behaviorism, neurology and indeterminacy of translation -- Indeterminacy of translation and underdetermination of theory -- Chomsky's misunderstanding -- Rorty's misunderstanding -- Friedman's misunderstanding -- Follesdal and Gibson get it right -- Cognitive science's denial of the asymmetry -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn290594175
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 145 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847143150
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24187914
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290594175
  • pebcs0826487203

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