skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Donald Davidson's truth-theoretic semantics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Donald Davidson's truth-theoretic semantics

Author: Ernest LePore; Kirk Ludwig
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

The work of Donald Davidson transformed the study of meaning. Lepore and Ludwig, two of the world's leading authorities on Davidson's work, present the definitive study of his widely admired and  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Donald Davidson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest LePore; Kirk Ludwig
ISBN: 9780199290932 0199290938 9780199561681 0199561680
OCLC Number: 751009505
Description: XII, 346 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction ; 1. Truth-theoretic semantics: basic framework ; 2. Quantifiers ; 3. Implementation of the extension of the truth theory to quantifiers ; 4. Proper names, indexicals and simple demonstratives ; 5. Complex demonstratives ; 6. The semantics of quotation ; 7. Adjectives and adverbs ; 8. The simple tenses of state and event verbs ; 9. Temporal adverbials and quantifiers ; 10. Tense in sentential complements and the perfect tenses ; 11. Opaque contexts: indirect discourse and attitude sentences ; 12. Non-declarative sentences ; 13. Semantic structure and logical form ; 14. Truth and correspondence
Other Titles: Truth-theoretic semantics
Responsibility: Ernest Lepore, Kirk Ludwig.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Review from previous edition An outstanding book on Davidson's achievement in philosophical semantics...a model of excellent scholarship both for students and scholars. * Journal of Pragmatics *

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/751009505<\/a>> # Donald Davidson\'s truth-theoretic semantics<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"751009505<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Place\/oxford<\/a>> ; # Oxford<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/108821490<\/a>> ; # Donald Davidson<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Topic\/semantyka_filozofia<\/a>> ; # Semantyka (filozofia)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Topic\/jezyk_i_logika<\/a>> ; # J\u0119zyk i logika<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:alternateName<\/a> \"Truth-theoretic semantics<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/7667261<\/a>> ; # Kirk Ludwig<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/268739165<\/a>> ; # Ernest LePore<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"2009<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/58448136<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Donald Davidson\'s truth-theoretic semantics<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"751009505<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/751009505#PublicationEvent\/oxford_clarendon_press_2009<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Agent\/clarendon_press<\/a>> ; # Clarendon Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780199561681<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780199290932<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/751009505<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Agent\/clarendon_press<\/a>> # Clarendon Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Clarendon Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Place\/oxford<\/a>> # Oxford<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Oxford<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Topic\/jezyk_i_logika<\/a>> # J\u0119zyk i logika<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"J\u0119zyk i logika<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/58448136#Topic\/semantyka_filozofia<\/a>> # Semantyka (filozofia)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Semantyka (filozofia)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/108821490<\/a>> # Donald Davidson<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1917<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"2003<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Davidson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Donald<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Donald Davidson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/268739165<\/a>> # Ernest LePore<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1950<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"LePore<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Ernest<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ernest LePore<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/7667261<\/a>> # Kirk Ludwig<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1959<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Ludwig<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Kirk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Kirk Ludwig<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780199290932<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0199290938<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780199290932<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780199561681<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0199561680<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780199561681<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/751009505<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/751009505<\/a>> ; # Donald Davidson\'s truth-theoretic semantics<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-08<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>