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    • Conceptual Marxism and truth : Inquiry symposium on Kevin Scharp’s Replacing Truth 

      Greenough, Patrick (2019-04-21) - Journal article
      In Replacing Truth (2013), Scharp takes the concept of truth to be fundamentally incoherent. As such, Scharp reckons it to be unsuited for systematic philosophical theorising and in need of replacement – at least for regions ...
    • A defence of the Kaplanian theory of sentence truth 

      Sweeney, Paula (University of St Andrews, 2010-06) - Thesis
      When 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 ...
    • Full-bloodedness, modesty and minimalist truth 

      Billinge, Daniel (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - Thesis
      This 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 ...
    • On the contrary: disagreement, context, and relative truth 

      Huvenes, Torfinn Thomesen (University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - Thesis
    • Paradoxes of signification 

      Read, Stephen (2016-11-24) - Journal article
      Ian Rumfitt has recently drawn our attention to a couple of paradoxes of signification, claiming that although Thomas Bradwardine's "multiple-meanings'' account of truth and signification can solve the first of them, it ...
    • Perspective in context : relative truth, knowledge, and the first person 

      Kindermann, Dirk (University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - Thesis
      This 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 ...