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Situations and Attitudes.
In this provocative book, Barwise and Perry tackle the slippery subject of "meaning, " a subject that has long vexed linguists, language philosophers, and logicians.
Narrative as therapy
Narrative therapy (NT) is a strengths-based approach to psychotherapy that uses collaboration between the client or family and the therapist to help clients see themselves as empowered and capable of… Expand
Thought without Representation
I see a cup of coffee in front of me. I reach out, pick it up, and drink from it. I must then have learned how far the cup wasfrom me, and in what direction, for it is the position of the cup… Expand
The Problem of the Essential Indexical: and Other Essays
- J. Perry
- 28 January 1993
Indexicals, contexts and unarticulated constituents Reality without reference Evading the slingshot Broadening the mind Myself and I Reflexivity, indexicality and names Rip Van Winkle and other… Expand
Reference and Reflexivity
- J. Perry
In this volume, author John Perry develops a "reflexive-referential" account of indexicals, demonstratives and proper names. On these issues the philosophy of language in the 20th century was shaped… Expand