Search for dissertations about: "pragmatic-semantic distinction"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words pragmatic-semantic distinction.

  1. 1. Naturalising Intentionality : Inquiries into Realism & Relativism

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Alexander Almér; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Anti-realism; context; faultless disareement; inner perception; intentionality; internal realism; knowledge by acquaintance; metaphysical realism; naturalism; pragmatic-semantic distinction; relativism;

    Abstract : Cognitive scientists, linguists and philosophers have expressed hope that mental and linguistic content (aboutness) eventually will be explained in broadly natural scientific terms. This dissertation investigates certain problems pertaining to attempts to naturalise mental aboutness and related semantic concepts like reference and truth. READ MORE