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Essays on Linguistic Context Sensitivity and its Philosophical Significance

By Steven Gross

Routledge – 2001 – 112 pages

Series: Studies in Philosophy

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    July 8th 2001
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Drawing upon research in philosophical logic, linguistics and cognitive science, this study explores how our ability to use and understand language depends upon our capacity to keep track of complex features of the contexts in which we converse.

Author Bio

Steven Gross is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania and Associate Faculty at the Institute for Research in Cognitive Science

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