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Word and Object

Willard Van Orman Quine, Patricia Smith Churchland, Dagfinn Follesdal - Philosophy - 2013 - 277 pages
Willard Van Orman Quine begins this influential work by declaring, "Language is a social art. In acquiring it we have to depend entirely on intersubjectively available cues as ...
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The Time of My Life: An Autobiography

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophers - 1985 - 499 pages
"Some Pow'r did us the giftie grant/ To see oursels as others can't." With that play on Burns' famous line as a preface, Willard Van Orman Quine sets out to spin the yarn of ...
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Mathematical Logic

Willard QUINE - Philosophy - 1981 - 346 pages
W. V. Quine‚e(tm)s systematic development of mathematical logic has been widely praised for the new material presented and for the clarity of its exposition. This revised ...
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Elementary Logic

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophy - 1980 - 129 pages
Now much revised since its first appearance in 1941, this book, despite its brevity, is notable for its scope and rigor. It provides a single strand of simple techniques for ...
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From Stimulus to Science

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophy - 1995 - 114 pages
W. V. Quine is one of the most eminent philosophers alive today. Now in his mid-eighties he has produced a sharp, sprightly book that encapsulates the whole of his ...
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From a Logical Point of View: 9 Logico-philosophical Essays

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophy - 1961 - 184 pages
These nine essays are largely concerned with the theory of meaning and references‚e"semantics. At the same time adjacent portions of philosophy and logic are discussed. To the ...
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Ontological Relativity and Other Essays

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophy - 1969 - 165 pages
Intended to clarify the meaning of the philosophical doctrines propounded by W. V. Quine in Word and Objects, the essays included herein are intimately related and concern ...
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Pursuit of Truth

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophy - 1990 - 113 pages
In Pursuit of Truth W. V. Quine gives us his latest word on issues to which he has devoted many years. As he says in the preface: "In these pages I have undertaken to update ...
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Quine in Dialogue

Willard Van Orman Quine, Dagfinn FÝllesdal, Douglas B. Quine - Philosophy - 2008 - 378 pages
Quine was one of the twentieth century s great philosophers. This volume begins with a number of interviews Quine gave about his perspectives on twentieth-century logic ...
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Methods of Logic

Willard Van Orman Quine - Philosophy - 1982 - 333 pages
Provides comprehensive coverage of logical structure as well as the techniques of formal reasoning
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