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Varieties of Reference
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Linguistic communication and speech acts
"The work of Bach and Harnish represents an able attempt by a philosopher and a linguist respectively to restore some sorely needed naturalistic assumptions to the study of linguistic communication."
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Concepts: Where Cognitive Science Went Wrong
1. Philosophical Introduction: The Background Theory. 2. Unphilosophical Introduction: What Concepts Have To Be. 3. The Demise of Definitions, Part I: The Linguist's Tale. 4. The Demise ofExpand
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The Myth of Conventional Implicature
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Depuis la distinction que fit Grice entre le dit et l'implicature, on considere generalement que le premier est du ressort de la semantique, tandis que le second appartient au domaine de la pragmatique. Expand
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Meaning and the Moral Sciences.
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Thought and Reference
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Change in View: Principles of Reasoning.
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The Semantics-Pragmatics Distinction: What It Is and Why It Matters
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The distinction between semantics and pragmatics is easier to apply than to explain. Expand
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Do Belief Reports Report Beliefs
The traditional puzzles about belief reports puzzles rest on a certain seemingly innocuous assumption, that 'that'-clauses specify belief contents. The main theories of belief reports also rest onExpand
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