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Erkenntnis

, Volume 78, Issue 4, pp 823–832 | Cite as

Reducing Truth Through Meaning

  • Robert TruemanEmail author
Original Article
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Abstract

Horwich has attempted to combine an anti-reductionist deflationism about sentential truth with a reductionist theory of meaning. Price has argued that this combination is inconsistent, but his argument is fallacious. In this paper I attempt to repair Price’s argument.

Keywords

Relational Reduction Naturalistic Property Naturalistic Feature Propositional Truth Reductive Base 
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Notes

Acknowledgments

Thanks to Timothy Button, Christina Cameron, Paul Horwich, Steven Methven, Michael Potter, Huw Price, Adam Stewart-Wallace and everyone at the Serious Metaphysics Group.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fitzwilliam CollegeUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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