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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 43–79.
Published: 01 January 2017
...David E. Taylor This essay argues that deflationism (about truth and reference) is incompatible with the phenomenon of referential indeterminacy (RI). This puts the deflationist in the difficult position of having to deny the possibility of what otherwise seems like a manifest and theoretically...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 144–147.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Shawn Standefer Horsten Leon , The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press , 2011 . xii +165 pp . © 2013 by Cornell University 2013 References Field Hartry . 2008 . Saving Truth from Paradox . New York : Oxford University...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (4): 529–578.
Published: 01 October 2023
... (2011). l.incurvati@uva.nl julian.schloeder@gmail.com © 2023 by Cornell University 2023 truth deflationism inferentialism pragmatism supervaluationism We may want to voice our agreement with Thomas even if we forgot what exactly he said. The truth predicate allows us to do...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of Carnap has yet to be appreciated and that much of what bears the name of “deflationism” is not truly Carnapian. She seeks to rectify this by providing an extensive defense of the views she sees as the true legacy of Carnap: (first-order) simple realism and (metaontological) deflationism. Simple realism...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Thomas Hofweber Bennett would succeed in illuminating relative fundamentality as not being a dark notion if we adopt conventionalism about generation as well as her deflationism, but it would remain unclear why metaphysics should be concerned with fundamentality so understood. If we instead take...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 81–122.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of quantifier meanings that underwrites them, and the metasemantic view itself hasn't been given a name in the literature. I call it quantifier deflationism ; ‘deflationism’ is an overused word in philosophy, so perhaps this name is less than ideal, but it has the advantage of suggestiveness. Here's...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 465–470.
Published: 01 July 2002
...- cation, fuzzy logic, negation, belief revision, context dependence, hierarchies, Tarski on truth, deflationism, correspondence theories of truth, and norma- tive aspects of truth. The Liar paradox figures prominently in this collection, but is not alone. Other familiar paradoxes are also discussed...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 119–122.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 139–143.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., No. 1, 2013 DOI 10.1215/00318108-1728786 2. This phrase comes from the title of a paper by Anthony Newcomb (1984). 143 BOOK REVIEWS Leon Horsten, The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011. xii...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (4): 533–581.
Published: 01 October 2021
... is “metaphysically lightweight” that both captures the motivations for that claim and solves the problems. Louis.deRosset@uvm.edu © 2021 by Cornell University 2021 truth grounding deflationism explanation Few subjects have received more philosophical scrutiny than the nature of truth...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (2): 296–299.
Published: 01 April 2008
... that mathematical objects could (or couldn’t) play in explaining these facts. Azzouni starts by distinguishing “biconditional truth deflationism” (BTD) from “metaphysical truth deflationism” (MTD). The former says that the truth-predicate serves its purpose in natural language entirely through the T...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 2001
... with talk of asymmetric dependencies, or evolutionary accounts of intentionality and their ilk, this maneuver provides a welcome catharsis. Yet, even if we accept certain of its recommendations, can semantic deflationism really be the panacea for all our twenty-first-century ills in the philosophy...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (4): 671–672.
Published: 01 October 2013
...          122 Horsten, Leon , The Tarskian Turn: Deflationism and Axiomatic Truth reviewed by Shawn Standefer          144 Hurley, Paul , Beyond Consequentialism reviewed by Jeffrey Brand          657 James, Aaron , Fairness in Practice: A Social Contract for a Global Economy reviewed...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (4): 619–622.
Published: 01 October 2012
... from the development of moral vocabulary? The brand of naturalism on offer is accordingly more anthropological than ontological, more Wittgensteinean than Quinean. The bit about mirrors is of course a nod to Rorty, though Price is more stably sympathetic to deflationism about truth...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (4): 622–625.
Published: 01 October 2012
... to deflationism about truth and reference. Hence his con- viction that standard tracking, truth-theoretic, or otherwise representational approaches to the study of language are bound to be disappointing. Elegantly reconstructing the second half of FFT, “Truth as Convenient Friction” (chapter 8) goes beyond...