Essays on Linguistic Context-sensitivity and Its Philosophical Significance

Essays on Linguistic Context-sensitivity and Its Philosophical Significance

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Drawing upon research in philosophical logic, linguistics and cognitive science, this study explores how our ability to use and understand language depends upon our capacity to keep track of complex features of the contexts in which we converse.Finally, using Stalnakerian contexts threatens again to leave us with only general intelligence to go on; and stubborn disputants will disagree over whose ... Cf. the brief remarks at the end of Chapter 44 Essays on Linguistic Context-Sensitivity.


Title:Essays on Linguistic Context-sensitivity and Its Philosophical Significance
Author:Steven Gross
Publisher:Psychology Press - 2001
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