Philosophy of language books

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The Act and Object of Judgment: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives

The Act and Object of Judgment: Historical and Philosophical...

Author: Brian Ball ,  Christoph Schuringa
ISBN: 9781138351387
Format: Hardback
$242.00

This book presents 12 original essays on historical and contemporary philosophical discussions of judgment. The...  Read More >>

Ontology and Phenomenology of Speech: An Existential Theory of Speech

Ontology and Phenomenology of Speech: An Existential...

Author: Marklen E. Konurbaev
ISBN: 9783319890494
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book applies phenomenological methodology to examine the transformations of messages as they pass from the...  Read More >>

Origin of the German Trauerspiel

Origin of the German Trauerspiel

Author: Walter Benjamin ,  Howard Eiland
ISBN: 9780674744240
Format: Paperback
$29.12

Focusing on the 17th-century play of mourning, Walter Benjamin identifies allegory as the constitutive trope of...  Read More >>

The Virtues and Vices of Speech

The Virtues and Vices of Speech

Author: Giovanni Gioviano Pontano ,  G. W. Pigman III
ISBN: 9780674987500
Format: Hardback
$43.72

Giovanni Pontano, best known today as a Latin poet, also composed popular prose dialogues and essays. The De sermone,...  Read More >>

Theaetetus

Theaetetus

Author: Plato
ISBN: 9780368316906
Format: Paperback
$21.76

English translation of Plato's dialogue concerning the nature of knowledge. In this dialogue, Socrates and Theaetetus...  Read More >>

The Oxford Handbook of Experimental Semantics and Pragmatics

The Oxford Handbook of Experimental Semantics and Pragmatics...

Author: Chris Cummins (Lecturer in Linguistics and English Language, University of Edinburgh) ,  Napoleon Katsos (Reader in Experimental Pragmatics, Dept of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, University of Cambridge)
ISBN: 9780198791768
Format: Hardback
$245.81

This handbook is the first to explore the growing field of experimental semantics and pragmatics. Following an introduction...  Read More >>

Logical Form: Between Logic and Natural Language

Logical Form: Between Logic and Natural Language

Author: Andrea Iacona
ISBN: 9783319892719
Format: Paperback
$181.10

Its central thesis is that there is no such thing as a correct answer to the question of what is logical form: two...  Read More >>

A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language: Central Themes from Locke to Wittgenstein

A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language:...

Author: John Fennell
ISBN: 9781138339712
Format: Hardback
$231.00

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The Fall of Language: Benjamin and Wittgenstein on Meaning

The Fall of Language: Benjamin and Wittgenstein on Meaning...

Author: Alexander Stern
ISBN: 9780674980914
Format: Hardback
$65.69

Known for his essays on culture, aesthetics, and literature, Walter Benjamin also wrote on the philosophy of language....  Read More >>

Semantics, Pragmatics and Meaning Revisited: The Case of Conditionals

Semantics, Pragmatics and Meaning Revisited: The Case...

Author: Magdalena Sztencel
ISBN: 9783319887166
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book systematically investigates what follows about meaning in language if current views on the limited, or...  Read More >>

Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language

Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language

Author: Sebastian Sunday Greve ,  Jakub Macha (Masaryk University, Czech Republic)
ISBN: 9781349580736
Format: Paperback
$49.99

The authors re-examine Wittgenstein's fundamental insights into the workings of human linguistic behaviour, its...  Read More >>

A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language: Central Themes from Locke to Wittgenstein

A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language:...

Author: John Fennell
ISBN: 9781138339729
Format: Paperback
$69.99

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Frege: A Philosophical Biography

Frege: A Philosophical Biography

Author: Dale Jacquette
ISBN: 9780521863278
Format: Hardback
$90.56

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Science and Sensibilia by W. V. Quine: The 1980 Immanuel Kant Lectures

Science and Sensibilia by W. V. Quine: The 1980 Immanuel...

Author: Robert Sinclair
ISBN: 9783030049089
Format: Hardback
$142.29

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Mental Files in Flux

Mental Files in Flux

Author: Francois Recanati
ISBN: 9780198790365
Format: Paperback
$43.96

Francois Recanati has pioneered the 'mental file' framework for thinking about concepts and how we refer to the...  Read More >>

Bad Language

Bad Language

Author: Herman Cappelen (Professor of Philosophy, University of Oslo/University of St Andrews) ,  Josh Dever (Professor of Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin)
ISBN: 9780198839651
Format: Paperback
$43.96

Bad Language is the first textbook on an emerging area in the study of language: non-idealized language use, the...  Read More >>

The Oxford Handbook of Event Structure

The Oxford Handbook of Event Structure

Author: Robert Truswell (Lecturer in Linguistics and English Language, University of Edinburgh)
ISBN: 9780199685318
Format: Hardback
$245.81

This handbook explores what events are, how we perceive them, how we use language to describe them, how we reason...  Read More >>

The Pursuit of an Authentic Philosophy: Wittgenstein, Heidegger, and the Everyday

The Pursuit of an Authentic Philosophy: Wittgenstein,...

Author: David Egan (Visiting Assistant Professor, CUNY Hunter College)
ISBN: 9780198832638
Format: Hardback
$142.31

David Egan offers an original comparative study of Wittgenstein and Heidegger, identifying a similar concern with...  Read More >>

Early Analytic Philosophy: From Frege to Ramsey

Early Analytic Philosophy: From Frege to Ramsey

Author: Michael Potter
ISBN: 9781138015142
Format: Paperback
$67.99

In this book, Michael Potter offers a fresh and compelling portrait of the birth and first several decades of analytic...  Read More >>

Diskursgrammatik - Grammaire du discours: Hommage a Jean-Marie Zemb

Diskursgrammatik - Grammaire du discours: Hommage a...

Author: Therese Robin
ISBN: 9783631775875
Format: Hardback
$74.37

Nach der Tagung, die am 10. Marz 2017 zu Ehren Jean-Marie Zembs (1928-2017) gehalten wurde, ist auch der vorliegende...  Read More >>

Bad Language

Bad Language

Author: Herman Cappelen (Professor of Philosophy, University of Oslo/University of St Andrews) ,  Josh Dever (Professor of Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin)
ISBN: 9780198839644
Format: Hardback
$155.25

Bad Language is the first textbook on an emerging area in the study of language: non-idealized language use, the...  Read More >>

Early Analytic Philosophy: From Frege to Ramsey

Early Analytic Philosophy: From Frege to Ramsey

Author: Michael Potter
ISBN: 9781138015135
Format: Hardback
$189.00

In this book, Michael Potter offers a fresh and compelling portrait of the birth and first several decades of analytic...  Read More >>

In the Beginning was the Deed: Reflections on the Passage of Faust

In the Beginning was the Deed: Reflections on the Passage...

Author: Harry Redner
ISBN: 9780520303140
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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Battle in the Mind Fields

Battle in the Mind Fields

Author: John A Goldsmith (University of Chicago) ,  Professor of Linguistics Bernard Laks (University of Paris Ouest Nanterre La Defense)
ISBN: 9780226550800
Format: Hardback
$65.69

We frequently see one idea appear in one discipline as if it were new, when it migrated from another discipline,...  Read More >>

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