Word and Object in Husserl, Frege, and Russell: The Roots of Twentieth-Century Philosophy

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In search of the origins of some of the most fundamental problems that have beset philosophers in English-speaking countries in the past century, Claire Ortiz Hill maintains that philosophers are treating symptoms of ills whose causes lie buried in history. Substantial linguistic hurdles have blocked access to Gottlob Frege's thought and even to Bertrand Russell's work to remedy the problems he found in it. Misleading translations of key concepts like intention, content, presentation, idea, meaning, concept, etc., severed ...

Word and Object in Husserl, Frege, and Russell: The Roots of Twentieth-Century Philosophy 2001, Ohio University Press, Ohio

ISBN-13: 9780821414125

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