Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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General Term: a word that does not single out individuals, but sets objects which are determined by characteristics - contrast singular term. There are problems in relation to universals and reference.
 
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Evans, Gareth
 
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Gareth Evans
General Terms I 320
General Term / Evans: can change meaning - names can not

EMD II
G. Evans/J. McDowell
Truth and Meaning Oxford 1977

Ev I
G. Evans
The Varieties of Reference (Clarendon Paperbacks) Oxford 1989


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-29