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Pretending and meaning : toward a pragmatic theory of fictional discourse

Author: Richard Henry
Publisher: Westport, Conn : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Series: Contributions in philosophy, no. 57.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Adding further investigation as to whether it is possible for fiction writers to mean something serious, this book offers a correlation between what it is to pretend, and what it is to mean, how  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Henry, Richard (Richard Michael).
Pretending and meaning.
Westport, Conn : Greenwood Press, 1996
(OCoLC)603875085
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Henry
ISBN: 0313298890 9780313298899
OCLC Number: 33983431
Description: 125 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Fiction and Pretending --
2. The Meaning of Pretend: Etymological Estimations --
3. The Meaning of Pretend: Philosophical Determinations --
4. Meaning and Pretending --
5. Pretending to Mean --
6. Pretending and the Pragmatics of Fictional Discourse.
Series Title: Contributions in philosophy, no. 57.
Responsibility: Richard Henry.

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