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Speech acts, mind, and social reality : discussions with John R. Searle

Author: Günther Grewendorf; Georg Meggle
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic, ©2002.
Series: Studies in linguistics and philosophy, v. 79.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Speech Acts, Mind, and Social Reality - these are the main topics in the work of John R. Searle, one of the leading philosophical figures of the present times. How language is based on intentionality, how intentionality in turn is to be explicated by means of distinctions discovered in Speech Act Theory, and how language and intentionality are both related to social facts and institutions, these are questions to be
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Speech acts, mind, and social reality.
Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic, ©2002
(OCoLC)755929991
Named Person: John R Searle; John R Searle; John R Searle; John R Searle; John R Searle; John R Searle; John R Searle
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Günther Grewendorf; Georg Meggle
ISBN: 1402008538 9781402008535 1402008619 9781402008610
OCLC Number: 50333925
Description: viii, 327 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Speech Acts, Mind, and Social Reality / John R. Searle --
Interview with John R. Searle / Ralf Stoecker --
How Performatives Don't Work / Gunther Grewendorf --
Are Performative Utterances Declarations? / Robert M. Harnish --
Expressibility, Explicability, and Taxonomy. Some Remarks on the Principle of Expressibility / Frank Kannetzky --
Expressing an Intentional State / Andreas Kemmerling --
On the Proper Treatment of Performatives / Al Martinich --
Why Do We Mean Something Rather Than Nothing? / Christian Plunze --
What Is an Illocutionary Point? / Mark Siebel --
Searle on Meaning and Action / Daniel Vanderveken --
Understanding Utterances and Other Actions / Thomas Bartelborth and Oliver Scholz --
Intrinsic Intentionality / Wolfgang Lenzen.
Series Title: Studies in linguistics and philosophy, v. 79.
Responsibility: edited by Günther Grewendorf and Georg Meggle.

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Tackles the questions such as - how language is based on intentionality, how intentionality in turn is to be explicated by means of distinctions discovered in Speech Act Theory, and how language and  Read more...
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"a valuable resource for those interested in all three of the main areas of Searle's philosophical inquiry." (Savas L. Tsohatzidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Pragmatics & Cognition, Read more...

 
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