Deflationism and Paradox by J.C. Beall
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Deflationism and Paradox
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Deflationism and Paradox

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Deflationism and Paradox by J.C. Beall

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Deflationist accounts of truth are widely held in contemporary philosophy: they seek to show that truth is a dispensable concept with no metaphysical depth. However, logical paradoxes present problems for deflationists, which their work has struggled to overcome. In this volume of fourteen original essays, a distinguished team of contributors explore the extent to which, if at all, deflationism can accommodate paradox. The volume will be of interest to philosophers of logic, philosophers of language, and anyone working on truth.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780199287116
ISBN-10: 0199287112
Format: Hardback
(242mm x 162mm x 22mm)
Pages: 290
Imprint: Clarendon Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 10-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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