A guide to today's most exciting research in academic philosophy with more than 30 distinguished scholars to contribute incisive and up-to-date critical surveys of the principal areas of research.The second problem is common to both descriptions, and to certain versions of the casualahistorical theory of reference from which they are extracted. As Jonathan McKeown-Green (2002) has pointed out, not all cases in which a speaker successfully uses a name n to refer are ... about himanot because I have acquired the name through a causalahistorical chain of reference transmission, but because I ... he intends to use it in accord with the linguistic conventions of the community.
|Title||:||The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Philosophy|
|Author||:||Frank Jackson, Michael Smith|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press on Demand - 2007-11-29|