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Truth in virtue of meaning

Author: Gillian Kay Russell
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
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The distinction between analytic and synthetic sentences (the idea that some sentences are true or false just in virtue of what they mean) is a famous focus of philosophical controversy. Gillian Russell reinvigorates the debate with a new defence of the distinction, showing that it is compatible with semantic externalism.
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Russell, Gillian Kay, 1976-
Truth in virtue of meaning.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2008295416
(OCoLC)181068376
Named Person: S.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gillian Kay Russell
ISBN: 9780191528330 0191528331 9780191715907 0191715905
OCLC Number: 609342337
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 232 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The 'in virtue of' relation --
Meaning --
Beyond modality --
The spectre of "two dogmas" --
Definitions --
More arguments against analyticity --
Analytic justification.
Responsibility: Gillian Russell.

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