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A Kripkean Solution to Paradoxes of Denotation

  • Casper Storm Hansen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7415)

Abstract

Kripke’s solution to the Liar Paradox and other paradoxes of truth is generalized to the paradoxes of denotation. Berry’s Paradox and Hilbert and Bernays’ Paradox are treated in detail.

Keywords

Paradoxes of Denotation Kripke Berry’s Paradox Hilbert and Bernays’ Paradox Fixed Point Construction 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Casper Storm Hansen
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  1. 1.University of AberdeenAberdeenUK

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