DUMMETT THE LOGICAL BASIS OF METAPHYSICS PDF

The Logical Basis of Metaphysics, by Michael Dummett. London: Duck- worth, Pp. + xi.? As the title suggests, this book is an elaboration of. Such a conception, says Dummett, will form “a base camp for an assault on the metaphysical peaks: I have no greater ambition in this book than to set up a base . Thesis Title: Michael Dummett’s Logical Basis of Metaphysics. PhD in Philosophy . June Rory A.A. Hinton. Department of Philosophy. University of Toronto.

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Dominic Hyde – – History and Philosophy of Logic 22 4: The Metaphysical Status of Logic. Harvard University Press Basls. Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. He believes that the successful If you would like to authenticate using a different subscribed institution that supports Shibboleth authentication or have your own login and password to Project MUSE, click ‘Authenticate’.

In order to determine the correct shape for a meaning-theory, we must attain a clear conception of what a meaning-theory dukmett be expected to do. Michael Dummett’s new book is the greatly expanded and recently revised version of his distinguished William James Lectures, delivered in Added to PP index Total downloads 46, of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 7 76, of 2, How can I increase my downloads? I have no greater ambition in this book than to set up a base camp. Book titles OR Journal titles.

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I have no greater ambition in this book than to set up a base camp. Account Options Sign in. The Logical Basis of Metaphysics. Rejection of realism amounts to adoption of logicl variant ,etaphysics, and often of a variant logic, for the statements in a certain sector of our language.

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David Ripley – – Australasian Journal of Philosophy 91 1: The metaphysical issue that most exercises Dummett is the adjudication between a realist and an antirealist conception of reality, and he believes that it is by careful attention to theories of meaning that we can come to see difficulties for a realist metaphysics. I have no greater ambition in this book than to set up a base Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests.

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Realism and the Theory of Meaning. He believes that the successful completion of this difficult assignment will logicaal to a resolution of problems before which philosophy has been stalled, in some instances for centuries. Paradoxes and Failures of Cut. Harvard University Press Kant, Boole and Peirce’s Early Metaphysics. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Harvard University Press- Philosophy – pages. View freely available titles: Semantics and the Objects of Assertion. Antony Eagle llogical unknown.

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The Logical Basis of Metaphysics

Metaphysical Disputes over Realism. Dummett Snippet view – Dummett does not assume the correctness of any one logical system but shows how the choice between different logics arises at the level of the theory of meaning and depends upon the choice of one or another general form of meaning-theory. Contact Contact Us Help.

Brian Rabern – – Synthese 1: These problems turn on the correctness or incorrectness of a realistic view of one or another realm–the metaphysixs world, the mind, the past, mathematical reality, and so forth. Epistemological Challenges to Mathematical Platonism. History of Western Philosophy.

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