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Semantic category (meaning category): a) e.g. the difference between the expression for an activity and the expression for the intention of this activity - b) e.g. the difference between propositions and predicates.
 
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Cresswell, M.J.
 
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Semantic Categories II 69
Semantic Category/Meaning Category/Cresswell: 0 Example: category of propositions
1: Category of things -0/1: Category of the functions of things in the category 1 to things of category 0 -(These are the meanings of the unary predicates).
II 95
Semantic Category/Cresswell: E.g. 0: Proposition - corresponding syntactic category: sentence.
II 103
Semantic Category/Meaning category/Cresswell: an expression and its meaning may not be in the same category) -> paradoxes.

Cr I
M. J. Cresswell
Semantical Essays (Possible worlds and their rivals) Dordrecht Boston 1988

Cr II
M. J. Cresswell
Structured Meanings Cambridge Mass. 1984


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-01