Saul Kripke

by Alan Berger

Publisher: Cambridge University Press in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Alan Berger
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB945.K794 S38 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24880392M
ISBN 109780521858267
LC Control Number2010019542

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Kripke. Which brings me, finally, to this book. 'Naming and Necessity' was mentioned as one of the eminent texts for this practice. And I Cited by: Kripke distinguishes the meaning of a designator and the way its reference is determined (which are both "sense" in Frege). In Kripke's view, names are rigid designators (their meaning is the same in every possible world); definite descriptions such as "the president of Russia", on the other hand, may have a different meaning in different worlds.

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Saul Kripke – Naming and Necessity Notes [email protected] 19/06/ Page 3 of 73 1. PREFACE Introduction • This book is not a revision of the lectures. The preface (of 21 pages) describes the genesis and background of the leading ideas of the monograph, and discusses a few common Size: KB.

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