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Semantic under-determinacy and communication

Author: Delia Belleri
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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"This book investigates the phenomenon of semantic under-determinacy by exploring how under-determinacy can be explained, and how communication is possible despite it. Belleri argues that the comprehension of utterances of semantically under-determined sentences is made possible by our mastery of certain conceptual constraints, as well as the information we gain from the context which does not necessarily concern  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Delia Belleri
ISBN: 9781137398437 1137398434 1137398442 9781137398444
OCLC Number: 881859202
Description: x, 193 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Part I. On Semantic Under-Determinacy: 1. Arguing for Semantic Under-determinacy; 2. The Peculiarity of Semantic Under-determinacy --
Part II. Semantic Under-Determinacy and Communication: 3. Semantic Under-determinacy and the Debate on Context Sensitivity; 4. Semantic Under-determinacy and Conceptual Constraints; 5. Semantic Under-determinacy, Comprehension and Meta-Representation.
Responsibility: Delia Belleri, National Autonomous University of Mexico.

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Combining a fresh, previously unexplored view of the subject with a detailed overview of the past and ongoing philosophical discussion on the matter, this book investigates the phenomenon of semantic  Read more...

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