, Volume 48, Issue 1, pp 105–115

Semantic Localism and the Locality of Content

  • Catherine J. L. Talmage

DOI: 10.1023/A:1005375719954

Cite this article as:
Talmage, C.J.L. Erkenntnis (1998) 48: 105. doi:10.1023/A:1005375719954


Semantic localism is the view of meaning defended by Michael Devitt in Coming to Our Senses. In this paper I assess this view by considering how well it answers the concerns that led Akeel Bilgrami in Belief and Meaning to put forward his thesis of the locality of content.

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Catherine J. L. Talmage
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  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyVancouverCanada