Author Coffa, Alberto, author
Title The semantic tradition from Kant to Carnap : to the Vienna station / J. Alberto Coffa ; edited by Linda Wessels
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991
book jacket
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  149.94 C654    AVAILABLE    30500100614125
 RCHSS Library  B840 C58    AVAILABLE    30560400011745
Descript xi, 445 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-435) and index
Machine derived contents note: Part I. The Semantic Tradition: 1. Kant, analysis, and pure intuition -- 2. Bolzano and the birth of semantics -- 3. Geometry, pure intuition and the a priori -- 4. Frege's semantics and the a priori in arithmetic -- 5. Meaning and ontology -- 6. On denoting -- 7. Logic in transition -- 8. A logico-philosophical treatise -- Part II Vienna, 1925-1935: 9. Schlick before Vienna -- 10. Philosophers on relativity -- 1. Carnap before Vienna -- 12. Scientific idealism and semantic idealism -- 13. Return of Ludwig Wittgenstein -- 14. A priori knowledge and the constitution of meaning -- 15. The road to syntax -- 16. Syntax and truth -- 17. Semantic conventionalism and the factuality of meaning -- 18. The problem of induction: theories -- 19. The problems of experience: protocols -- Notes -- References -- Index
Subject Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804
Bolzano, Bernard, 1781-1848
Frege, Gottlob, 1848-1925
Semantics -- History
Vienna circle
Alt Author Wessels, Linda