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Truth and paradox : solving the riddles

Author: Tim Maudlin
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Consider the sentence 'This sentence is not true'. It seems that the sentence can be neither true nor not true, on pain of contradiction. This work presents an account of logic and semantics which  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Maudlin
ISBN: 0199247293 9780199247295 9780199203918 0199203911
OCLC Number: 881281553
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2004.
Description: xi, 209 pages : illustrations
Contents: 1. Two Versions of the Liar Paradox; 2. On the Origin of Truth Values; 3. What is Truth, and What is a Theory of Truth?; 4. A Language That Can Express Its Own Truth Theory; 5. The Norms of Assertion and Denial; 6. Solving the Inferential Liar Antinomy; 7. Reasoning about Permissible Sentences; 8. The Permissibility Paradox; 9. The Metaphysics of Truth.
Responsibility: Tim Maudlin.

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Tim Maudlin's Truth and Paradox is a terrific book... the perspective it casts on [the] situation is completely novel ... sure to interest a wide range of philosophers, not just those with special Read more...

 
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