Michael Dummett is a leading contemporary philosopher whose work on the logic and metaphysics of language has had a lasting influence on how these subjects are conceived and discussed. This volume contains some of the most provocative and widely discussed essays published in the last fifteen years, together with a number of unpublished or inaccessible writings. Essays included are: "What is a Theory of Meaning?," "What do I Know When I Know a Language?," "What Does the Appeal to Use Do for the Theory of Meaning?," "Language ...

The Seas of Language 1996, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198236214

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The Seas of Language 1993, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198240112