Predicates of Personal Taste and Perspective Dependence

  • Sanna Hirvonen
  • Published 2015

Abstract

Judgments of personal taste such as “Haggis is delicious” are puzzling. On the one hand they express the speaker’s personal taste. On the other hand it is normal to disagree about the truth of such judgments. Giving semantics for predicates of taste that can accommodate both intuitions has proven challenging. Let us call the phenomenon that the truth of… (More)

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