Quine and His Place in History

  • Frederique Janssen-Lauret
  • Gary Kemp

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Quine and His Place in History

    1. Frederique Janssen-Lauret, Gary Kemp
      Pages 1-7
  3. Previously Unpublished Papers by W.V. Quine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Douglas B. Quine
      Pages 11-11
    3. W. V. Quine
      Pages 12-20
    4. W. V. Quine
      Pages 29-32
    5. W. V. Quine
      Pages 33-36
  4. Quine’s Contact with the Unity of Science Movement: A Glimpse of His Friendship with Ed Haskell

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Ann Lodge, Rolfe A. Leary, Douglas B. Quine
      Pages 39-56
  5. Quine’s Connection with Pragmatism

  6. Understanding Quine

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 210-224

About this book

Introduction

Containing three previously unpublished papers by W.V. Quine as well as historical, exegetical, and critical papers by several leading Quine scholars including Hylton, Ebbs, and Ben-Menahem, this volume aims to remedy the comparative lack of historical investigation of Quine and his philosophical context.

Keywords

knowledge Ludwig Wittgenstein metaphysics naturalism ontology philosophy pragmatism underdetermination understanding

Editors and affiliations

  • Frederique Janssen-Lauret
    • 1
  • Gary Kemp
    • 2
  1. 1.University of CampinasBrazil
  2. 2.University of GlasgowUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137472519
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Religion and Philosophy
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57035-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-47251-9
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