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By Manuel Garcia-Carpintero, Max Kolbel

The Bloomsbury better half to Philosophy of Language offers an introductory consultant to figuring out the historical past of the self-discipline besides modern new developments.

starting with works of Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein, this helpful source presents a severe background of the middle thoughts within the sector. From generative syntax and formal semantics to broader philosophical matters corresponding to intentional contexts, theories of which means, and context dependence, a well known group of specialists supply insightful research into a number of the primary questions requested through the philosophy of language. the result's a finished creation, that includes a sequence of study instruments, together with an A to Z of key phrases and ideas, an in depth checklist of assets and a completely annotated bibliography.

for college students and students trying to greater comprehend the questions and debates informing the subject, The Bloomsbury spouse to the Philosophy of Language is an important learn tool.

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