Frege’s Sense and Tarski’s Undefinability

  • Volker Beeh

Abstract

Obviously many expressions designate the same. Under certain conditions the demonstrative pronoun this refers to the picture denoted elsewhere by the photograph of my mother and the relative clause whoever discovered the elliptic form of the planetary orbits refers invariably to the man known as Kepler. However it is less evident why complex expressions referring to the same things are not mere luxury like synonymous words.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Volker Beeh
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  1. 1.Heinrich-Heine-Universität DüsseldorfDüsseldorfGermany

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