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By Georg Henrik von Wright (auth.), Stig Kanger, Sven Ōhman (eds.)

Among different dozens of symposia hung on the get together of the quincentennial of U ppsala collage, there has been incorporated one symposium dedicated to the subject matter of 'Philosophy and Grammar'. a variety of crucial papers added at this symposium were gathered during this quantity. The papers desire no creation, however the inclusion of 2 of them during this assortment calls for a short remark. First, the paper by way of von Wright, even if in some way fascinated with the relevant subject of the symposium, has been integrated since it used to be the terminating speech of the six parallel symposia (including the symposium on 'Philosophy and Grammar') held via the arts school and additionally, as the raison d'etre of the arts is analyzed during this paper by way of a truly well-liked Swedish-speaking thinker. moment, Professor Hintikka used to be not able to take part. In view of his services within the box, we however asked him to give a contribution a paper, as a way to communicate, submit factum. This he very generously did. we want to exhibit our honest appreciation to all who participated and/or helped to hold the classes via to a winning end. We additionally desire to expand a different due to Professor Roman lakobson of Harvard collage, who assumed the accountability of basic Chairman of the symposium.

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