Browsing by Subject "Truth"
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(University of St Andrews, 2010-06) - ThesisWhen David Kaplan put forward his theory of sentence truth incorporating demonstratives, initially proposed in ‘Dthat’ (1978) and later developed in ‘Demonstratives’ (1989a) and ‘Afterthoughts’ (1989b), it was, to his ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - ThesisThis thesis discusses the central ideas that surround Michael Dummett’s claim that there is an incompatibility between a truth-conditional conception of meaning and a minimalist conception of truth. These ideas are brought ...
(University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - ThesisThis dissertation is about the nature of perspectival thoughts and the context-sensitivity of the language used to express them. It focuses on two kinds of perspectival thoughts: ‘subjective’ evaluative thoughts about ...