mitchgroff.info

adorable bride and groom designs for dogs..

Ineffability and Philosophy

  10/02/2012       nikola009      0 Comments

by André Kukla

Category: Securities

Blank 133x176
Ineffability and Philosophy
 
by
André Kukla
  • Type: Paperback
  • Pages: 184 pages
  • ISBN: none
  • ASIN: 9781134299713
  • Edition Language: English

Presenting a fascinating analysis of the idea of what cant be said, this book ascertains whether the notion of there being a truth, or a state of affairs, or knowledge that cant be expressed linguistically is a coherent notion. The author distinguishes different senses in which it might be said that something cant be said.The first part looks at the question of whether ineffability is a coherent idea. Part two evaluates two families of arguments regarding whether ineffable states of affairs actually exist: the argument from mysticism and the argument from epistemic boundedness. Part three looks more closely at the relation between mystic and non-mystic stances. In the fourth and final part the author distinguishes five qualitatively different types of ineffability.Ineffability and Philosophy is a significant contribution to this area of research and will be essential reading for philosophers and those researching and studying the philosophy of language.

Securities

0 Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>