The Resource Reference and essence, Nathan U. Salmon

Reference and essence, Nathan U. Salmon

Label
Reference and essence
Title
Reference and essence
Statement of responsibility
Nathan U. Salmon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salmon, Nathan U.
Index
index present
LC call number
B105.R25
LC item number
S24
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Putnam, Hilary
  • Putnam, Hilary
  • Putnam, Hilary
  • Reference (Philosophy)
  • Essentialism (Philosophy)
  • Object (Philosophy)
  • Référence (Philosophie)
  • Essence (Philosophie)
  • Objet (Philosophie)
  • Essentialism (Philosophy)
  • Object (Philosophy)
  • Reference (Philosophy)
  • Semiotik
  • Sprachphilosophie
Label
Reference and essence, Nathan U. Salmon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the author's thesis (Ph.D.)--University of California at Los Angeles, 1979
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 265-278
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Modal Arguments
  • The Epistemological Arguments
  • The Semantical Arguments
  • Contextual Factors in Reference
  • Rigid Designators
  • Two Kinds of Rigid Designators: Persistence and Obstinacy
  • Proper Names, Nondescriptionality, and Obstinacy
  • A Criterion for Obstinacy
  • The Theory Extended to General Terms
  • A Reformulation of the Theory
  • The Theory of Direct Reference
  • Descriptional General Terms
  • Common Nouns as Proper Names
  • A Point of Disanalogy
  • Designation
  • Relationally Descriptional Designators
  • Orthodox Theories and the Theory of Direct Reference
  • The Traditional Theory of Cognition and Understanding
  • The Arguments Reconsidered
  • The General Form of the Arguments
  • An Obvious Objection
  • The Theory of Singular Direct Reference
  • A Reply: Putnam's Twin Earth Argument
  • Rigid Designators Reconsidered
  • General Term Designation and Rigid Designation
  • A Criterion for General Term Designation
  • Reference and the Necessary A Posteriori
  • Some Consequences of the Theory
  • Traditional Assimilations
  • Necessary A Posteriori Identities
  • The General Phenomenon
  • Other Alleged Necessary A Posteriori Truths
  • A Formulation of the Theory
  • The Examples
  • Trivial Essentialism
  • Nontrivial Essentialism Concerning Natural Kinds
  • Nontrivial Essentialism Concerning Individuals
  • A Crucial Question
  • The Orthodox Notion of Sense
  • Descriptional Singular Terms
  • Relationally Descriptional Singular Terms
  • Orthodox Theories and the Theory of Direct Reference
  • The Arguments
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 293 pages
Isbn
9780691072647
Lccn
81008687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07572886
  • (OCoLC)ocm07572886
Label
Reference and essence, Nathan U. Salmon
Publication
Note
  • Based on the author's thesis (Ph.D.)--University of California at Los Angeles, 1979
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 265-278
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Modal Arguments
  • The Epistemological Arguments
  • The Semantical Arguments
  • Contextual Factors in Reference
  • Rigid Designators
  • Two Kinds of Rigid Designators: Persistence and Obstinacy
  • Proper Names, Nondescriptionality, and Obstinacy
  • A Criterion for Obstinacy
  • The Theory Extended to General Terms
  • A Reformulation of the Theory
  • The Theory of Direct Reference
  • Descriptional General Terms
  • Common Nouns as Proper Names
  • A Point of Disanalogy
  • Designation
  • Relationally Descriptional Designators
  • Orthodox Theories and the Theory of Direct Reference
  • The Traditional Theory of Cognition and Understanding
  • The Arguments Reconsidered
  • The General Form of the Arguments
  • An Obvious Objection
  • The Theory of Singular Direct Reference
  • A Reply: Putnam's Twin Earth Argument
  • Rigid Designators Reconsidered
  • General Term Designation and Rigid Designation
  • A Criterion for General Term Designation
  • Reference and the Necessary A Posteriori
  • Some Consequences of the Theory
  • Traditional Assimilations
  • Necessary A Posteriori Identities
  • The General Phenomenon
  • Other Alleged Necessary A Posteriori Truths
  • A Formulation of the Theory
  • The Examples
  • Trivial Essentialism
  • Nontrivial Essentialism Concerning Natural Kinds
  • Nontrivial Essentialism Concerning Individuals
  • A Crucial Question
  • The Orthodox Notion of Sense
  • Descriptional Singular Terms
  • Relationally Descriptional Singular Terms
  • Orthodox Theories and the Theory of Direct Reference
  • The Arguments
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 293 pages
Isbn
9780691072647
Lccn
81008687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07572886
  • (OCoLC)ocm07572886

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