On the Possibility of a Substantive Theory of Truth

@article{Sher1998OnTP,
  title={On the Possibility of a Substantive Theory of Truth},
  author={Gila Sher},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={1998},
  volume={117},
  pages={133-172}
}
The paper offers a new analysis of the difficulties involved in the construction of a general and substantive correspondence theory of truth and delineates a solution to these difficulties in the form of a new methodology. The central argument is inspired by Kant, and the proposed methodology is explained and justified both in general philosophical terms and by reference to a particular variant of Tarski's theory. The paper begins with general considerations on truth and correspondence and… CONTINUE READING

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