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From a Deflationary Point of View
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From a Deflationary Point of View

Paul Horwich

Abstract

This book features ten essays written by Paul Horwich in the 1980s and 1990s. They illustrate his deflationary perspective on the nature of truth, realism vs antirealism, the creation of meaning, epistemic rationality, the conceptual role of ‘ought,’ probabilistic models of scientific reasoning, and the trajectory of Wittgenstein’s philosophy.

Keywords: Paul Horwich, deflationary perspective, philosophy, truth, realism, meaning, rationality, scientific reasoning, Wittgenstein, ought

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2005 Print ISBN-13: 9780199251261
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2005 DOI:10.1093/0199251266.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Paul Horwich, author
Graduate Center, City University of New York
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