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Individuals in Thoughts-Propositions: Tichý’s Approach

(Original title: Individua v myšlence-propozici: Tichého přístup)
Filozofia, 64 (2009), 7, 669-679.
Type of work: Papers
Publication language: Czech

Stephen Schiffer’s paradox of meaning shows that both Fregean and Russellian explanations of the individuals in thoughts-propositions are questionable. The author argues that it is Pavel Tichý’s semantical system, which offers a viable middle way between the extremes of the above mentioned approaches, solving the Schiffer’s paradox.


Individuals, Thoughts, Propositions, Paradox of meaning, Transparent Intensional Logic

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