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Semantic holism

Known as: Meaning holism 
Semantic holism is a theory in the philosophy of language to the effect that a certain part of language, be it a term or a complete sentence, can… Expand
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2012
2012
  • Ola Pilerot
  • Journal of Documentation
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 31928777
Purpose – The purpose of this article is to investigate and critically examine conceptualisations of information sharing… Expand
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2010
2010
Representationalists argue that phenomenal states are intentional states of a special kind. This paper offers an account of the… Expand
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2010
2010
Whether meaning is compositional has been a major issue in linguistics and formal philosophy of language for the last 2 decades… Expand
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2005
2005
It is a well-established view in the Philosophy of Science that scientific theories introduce new terms, so-called theoretical… Expand
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2001
2001
Through a detailed analysis of Duhem's writings some light is cast on the relations between holism, underdetermination and theory… Expand
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2001
2001
This paper is devoted to discuss a general tendency in contextualism which is known as "radical contextualism". In the first part… Expand
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1996
1996
Fodor and Lepore, in their recent book Holism, maintain that if an inference from semantic anatomism to semantic holism is… Expand
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1993
1993
At its most extreme, semantic, or meaning, holism is the doctrine that all of the inferential properties of an expression… Expand
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1992
1992
Abstract In the third chapter of his book Psychosemantics, Jerry A. Fodor argues that the truth of meaning holism (the thesis… Expand
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1990
1990
A bivalent valuation is snt iff sound (standard PC inference rules take truths only into truths) and non-trivial (not all wffs… Expand
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