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By Bob Hale,Crispin Wright,Alexander Miller

ISBN-10: 1118974719

ISBN-13: 9781118974711

“Providing up to date, in-depth assurance of the significant query, and written and edited through a number of the superior practitioners within the box, this well timed re-creation will doubtless be a go-to reference for somebody with a significant curiosity within the philosophy of language.”

Kathrin Glüer-Pagin, Stockholm University

Now released in volumes, the second one version of the best-selling Companion to the Philosophy of Language presents a whole survey of latest philosophy of language. The spouse has been drastically prolonged and now incorporates a enormous 17 new essays – with subject matters selected through the editors, who curated feedback from present individuals – and just about all of the 25 unique chapters were up-to-date to take account of contemporary advancements within the field.

In addition to supplying a synoptic view of the foremost matters, figures, thoughts, and debates, each one essay introduces new and unique contributions to ongoing debates, in addition to addressing a few new parts of curiosity, together with two-dimensional semantics, modality and epistemic modals, and semantic relationism. The prolonged “state-of-the-art” bankruptcy layout permits the authors, all of whom are the world over eminent students within the box, to include unique study to a much higher measure than competitor volumes. unequalled in scope, this quantity represents the simplest modern severe considering in relation to the philosophy of language.

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