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Meaning and Evidence

  • John C. Bigelow (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 May 2010

What is it for a person to mean something by an utterance? Until recently, few philosophers have explicitly set themselves the task of answering this question. Of those who have, most have proposed answers which in one way or another analyze the act of meaning by appeal to the utterer's intentions.

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Meaning”, The Philosophical Review, 66 (1957), pp. 377388

Utterer's Meaning and Intentions”, The Philosophical Review, 78 (1969), pp. 147177

Meaning and Communication”, The Philosophical Review, 80 (1971), pp. 427447.

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Dialogue: Canadian Philosophical Review / Revue canadienne de philosophie
  • ISSN: 0012-2173
  • EISSN: 1759-0949
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