Ernie Lepore and Barry Smith present the definitive reference work for this diverse and fertile field of philosophy. A superb international team contribute forty brand-new essays covering topics from the nature of language to meaning, truth, and reference, and the interfaces of philosophy of language with linguistics, psychology, logic, epistemology, and metaphysics. It will be an essential resource for anyone working in the central areas of philosophy, for linguists interested in syntax, semantics, and pragmatics, and for psychologists and cognitive scientists working on language.over verb-phrasal complements, the latter suggestion cognizant of the fact that speakers seem to have under consideration when asserting (230) a list of alternative descriptions of what the psychiatrist might be: (230) There is something thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Language|
|Author||:||Ernest Lepore, Barry C. Smith|
|Publisher||:||OUP Oxford - 2006-09-28|