Liar Speaks the Truth: Defense of the Revision Theory

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Liar Speaks the Truth: Defense of the Revision Theory - Yaqub, Aladdin M
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In this book, Yaq?b describes a simple conception of truth and shows that it yields a semantical theory that accommodates the whole range of our seemingly conflicting intuitions about truth. This conception takes the Tarskian biconditionals (such as "The sentence 'Johannes loved Clara' is true if and only if Johannes loved Clara") as correctly and completely defining the notion of truth. The semantical theory, which is called the revision theory, that emerges from this conception paints a metaphysical picture of truth as a ...

Liar Speaks the Truth: Defense of the Revision Theory 1993, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195083439

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