Search for dissertations about: "assertibility"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word assertibility.

  1. 1. Deflationism A Use-Theoretic Analysis of the Truth-Predicate

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Arvid Båve; Stockholms universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; truth; deflationism; disquotationalism; proposition; use-theory; semantics; nominalism; inferentialism; assertibility; that-clause; singular term; Tarski; Horwich; Field; meaning; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : I here develop a specific version of the deflationary theory of truth. I adopt a terminology on which deflationism holds that an exhaustive account of truth is given by the equivalence between truth-ascriptions and de-nominalised (or disquoted) sentences. READ MORE