Vagueness, truth and logic

@article{Fine2004VaguenessTA,
  title={Vagueness, truth and logic},
  author={K. Fine},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2004},
  volume={30},
  pages={265-300}
}
  • K. Fine
  • Published 2004
  • Philosophy
  • Synthese
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