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Convention, translation, and understanding : philosophical problems in the comparative study of culture

Author: Robert Feleppa
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1988.
Series: SUNY series in logic and language.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: W V Quine; W V Quine; W V Quine
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Feleppa
ISBN: 0887066739 9780887066733 0887066747 9780887066740
OCLC Number: 16078210
Description: viii, 317 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1: Meaning and understanding --
Chapter 2: Methodological problems in the study of alien culture --
Chapter 3: Pragmatism, physicalism, and indeterminacy --
Chapter 4: Translation and convention --
Chapter 5: Translation in anthropology.
Series Title: SUNY series in logic and language.
Responsibility: Robert Feleppa.

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