Radical interpretation and indeterminacy

Timothy McCarthy develops a theory of radical interpretation - the project of characterising from scratch the language and attitudes of an unknown agent or population - and applies the theory to the problems of indeterminacy of interperation first described in the writings of Quine

Main Author: McCarthy, Timothy
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2002, 2002
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Summary:Timothy McCarthy develops a theory of radical interpretation - the project of characterising from scratch the language and attitudes of an unknown agent or population - and applies the theory to the problems of indeterminacy of interperation first described in the writings of Quine
Physical Description:xi, 253 p.
ISBN:9780199833436