Naming and Referring: The Semantics and Pragmatics of Singular Terms

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Walter de Gruyter, 1979 - Philosophy - 196 pages
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
The Framework Theory
15
The Weak Theory of Referring
48
The Case for the Causal Theory
59
Introduction
65
A Formulation for the Richness Condition
73
A Pragmatic Account of the Richness Condition
92
Referring Concluded
112
A Theory of Proper Names
127
Referring and Rigid Designation
159
Some Conclusions and Consequences
175
Bibliography
189
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