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Context and content : essays on intentionality in speech and thought

Author: Robert Stalnaker
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Series: Oxford cognitive science series.
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In Context and Content Robert Stalnaker develops a philosophical picture of the nature of speech and thought and the relations between them. Two themes in particular run through these collected essays: the role that the context in which speech takes place plays in accounting for the way language is used to express thought, and the role of the external environment in determining the contents of our thoughts.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Stalnaker
ISBN: 0198237081 9780198237082 0198237073 9780198237075
OCLC Number: 40256229
Description: 283 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: I. Representing Contexts. 1. Pragmatics. 2. Pragmatic Presuppositions. 3. Indicative Conditionals. 4. Assertion. 5. On the Representation of Context --
II. Attributing Attitudes. 6. Semantics for Belief. 7. Indexical Belief. 8. Belief Attribution and Context --
III. Externalism. 9. On What's in the Head. 10. Narrow Content. 11. Twin Earth Revisited --
IV. Form and Content. 12. Mental Content and Linguistic Form. 13. The Problem of Logical Omniscience, I. 14. The Problem of Logical Omniscience, II.
Series Title: Oxford cognitive science series.
Responsibility: Robert C. Stalnaker.
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Stalnaker develops a philosophical picture of the nature of speech and thought and the relations between them. These collected essays offer philosophers and cognitive scientists a summation of  Read more...

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