Volume 255 1996

Intensionality and Truth

An Essay on the Philosophy of A.N. Prior

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ISBN: 978-94-010-6617-4 (Print) 978-94-009-0293-0 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-10

      Introduction

  3. Propositions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-33

      Prior’s Core Theory

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      Pages 34-54

      Is Prior a Nominalist?

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      Pages 55-63

      Prior On Truth-A First Look

  4. Comparisons

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 67-95

      Frege and Prior on Intensional Contexts

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      Pages 96-121

      Prior, Frege and Bealer on Types

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      Pages 122-139

      Fodor and Prior on Propositional Attitudes

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      Pages 140-156

      Davidson and Prior on Indirect Quotation

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      Pages 157-176

      Davidson on the Triviality of Truth

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      Pages 177-206

      Quine and Prior on Quantification

  5. Quantification and Generalization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 207-207

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      Pages 209-240

      On Understanding Quantification

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      Pages 241-263

      A Problem for Prior

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      Pages 264-302

      A Possible Solution

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      Pages 303-316

      An Alternative Approach

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      Pages 317-329

      A Model Theory for Sentential Quantification

  6. Truth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 331-331

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      Pages 333-357

      Prior’s Theory of Truth and Falsehood

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      Pages 358-369

      Non-Objective Truth

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      Pages 370-389

      Truth Value Gaps and Truth

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 390-433