New PDF release: Reference and Representation in Thought and Language

By María de Ponte,Kepa Korta

ISBN-10: 0198714211

ISBN-13: 9780198714217

This quantity deals novel perspectives at the unique relation among connection with an item through a linguistic expression and our psychological illustration of that item, lengthy a resource of dialogue within the philosophy of language, linguistics, and cognitive technology. Chapters during this quantity take care of our units for singular reference and singular illustration, with so much concentrating on linguistic expressions which are used to consult specific items, folks, or places.
These expressions contain right names resembling Mary and John; indexicals equivalent to I and the next day; demonstrative pronouns corresponding to this and that; and a few yes and indefinite descriptions akin to The Queen of britain or a doctor. different chapters learn the methods we characterize gadgets in thought,
particularly the first-person point of view and the self, and one explores a thought universal to reference and illustration: salience. the amount contains the newest perspectives on those advanced themes from one of the most well known authors within the box and should be of curiosity to someone engaged on problems with reference and illustration in notion and language.

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María de Ponte,Kepa Korta's Reference and Representation in Thought and Language PDF

This quantity deals novel perspectives at the designated relation among connection with an item by way of a linguistic expression and our psychological illustration of that item, lengthy a resource of dialogue within the philosophy of language, linguistics, and cognitive technology. Chapters during this quantity care for our units for singular reference and singular illustration, with so much targeting linguistic expressions which are used to consult specific gadgets, folks, or locations.

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