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Author Cieśliński, Cezary, author
Title The epistemic lightness of truth : deflationism and its logic / Cezary Cieśliński
Imprint Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  121 C487 2017    AVAILABLE  -  30500101550369
Descript xiv, 298 pages ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-291) and index
1. Preliminaries -- 1.1. Peano Arithmetic -- 1.2. Model Theory -- 1.3. Conservativity -- 1.4. Truth -- 1.5. Reflection Principles -- 2. Approaches to Truth -- 2.1. Model-Theoretic versus Axiomatic Approach -- 2.2. Approaches to Truth: Aims and Assessments -- pt. I Disquotation -- 3. Disquotational Theories -- 3.1. Typed Disquotational Theories -- 3.2. Untyped Disquotation -- 4. Why Do We Need Disquotational Truth? -- 4.1. Expressing Generalisations -- 5. The Generalisation Problem -- 5.1. Horwich's First Solution -- 5.2. Horwich's Second Solution -- pt. II Conservativity -- 6. (Non)Conservativity of Disquotation -- 7. CT- and CT: Conservativity Properties -- 8. Other Compositional Truth Theories -- 8.1. The Systems of Kripke-Feferman and Friedman-Sheard -- 8.2. Positive Truth with Internal Induction for Total Formulas -- 9. Conservativity: Philosophical Motivations -- 9.1. Semantic Conservativity -- 9.2. Syntactic Conservativity -- 10. Maximal Conservative Theories -- 11. The Conservativeness Argument -- 11.1. Formulations -- 11.2. Reactions to the Conservativeness Argument -- pt. III Reflection Principles -- 12. The Strength of Reflection Principles -- 12.1. Partial Truth Predicates -- 12.2. The Truth of First-Order Logic -- 12.3. Ao Induction and the Truth of Propositional Logic -- 12.4. Compositional Axioms and Reflection -- 13. Deflationism and Truth-Theoretical Strength -- 13.1. Torkel Franzen on Implicit Commitments -- 13.2. Accepting PA -- Basic Options -- 13.3. The Reflective Process -- 13.4. Believability and Reflective Commitment -- 13.5. Perspectives and Refinements
Subject Truth
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