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Dummett on Analytical Philosophy

  • Bernhard Weiss

Part of the Philosophers in Depth book series (PID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Bernhard Weiss
    Pages 1-8
  3. Cora Diamond
    Pages 38-83
  4. Bernhard Weiss
    Pages 122-134
  5. Wolfgang Künne
    Pages 135-173
  6. Karen Green
    Pages 174-194
  7. Peter Simons
    Pages 195-210
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 233-236

About this book

Introduction

Dummett argues that the aim of philosophy is the analysis of thought and that, with Frege, analytical philosophy learned that the route to the analysis of thought is the analysis of language. Here are bold and deep readings of the subject's history and character, which form the topic of this volume.

Keywords

Dummett analytical philosophy philosophy of language theory of meaning meaning realism anti-realism nonsense metaphysics logic Frege Husserl Brentano argue Cora Diamond language philosophy physics

Editors and affiliations

  • Bernhard Weiss
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Cape TownSouth Africa

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