Word and Object - Quine, Willard Van Orman, and Van Orman Quine, Willard

Language consists of dispositions, socially instilled, to respond observably to socially observable stimuli. Such is the point of view from which a noted philosopher and logician examines the notion of meaning and the linguistic mechanisms of objective reference. In the course of the discussion, Professor Quine pinpoints the difficulties involved ...

Word and Object 1964, Mit Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262670012

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Word and Object 1960, MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.

ISBN-13: 9780262170017