Semantic Under-Determinacy and Communication

  • Delia┬áBelleri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Delia Belleri
      Pages 1-21
  3. On Semantic Under-Determinacy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Delia Belleri
      Pages 25-51
  4. Semantic Under-Determinacy and Communication

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 173-193

About this book

Introduction

Combining a fresh, previously unexplored view of the subject with a detailed overview of the past and ongoing philosophical discussion on the matter, this book investigates the phenomenon of semantic under-determinacy by seeking an answer to the questions of how it can be explained, and how communication is possible despite it.

Keywords

Semantic Under-determinacy Context-sensitivity Semantics/Pragmatics Interface Semantic Contextualism Semantic Minimalism Linguistic Communication Meta-representation communication concept philosophy semantic subject

Authors and affiliations

  • Delia┬áBelleri
    • 1
  1. 1.National Autonomous University of MexicoMexico

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137398444
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Language & Linguistics Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-48534-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-39844-4
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