Susan Stebbing and the Language of Common Sense

  • Siobhan Chapman

Part of the History of Analytic Philosophy book series (History of Analytic Philosophy)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 1-8
  3. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 9-22
  4. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 23-40
  5. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 41-58
  6. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 59-80
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    Pages 81-100
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    Pages 101-119
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    Pages 120-145
  10. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 146-171
  11. Siobhan Chapman
    Pages 172-186
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 187-221

About this book


This first book-length study of the work and life of L. Susan Stebbing relates the development of her thought to the philosophical, social and political background of her life. It also assesses Stebbing's contribution in the light of developments both in analytic philosophy and in linguistics in the decade since her death.


bibliography death knowledge L. Susan Stebbing linguistics logic logical positivism philosophy philosophy of language politics

Authors and affiliations

  • Siobhan Chapman
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LiverpoolUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33792-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31310-2
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