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Meaning theory: a theory that seeks to explain the meaning of meaning. Problem the concept of meaning and truth seem to presuppose each other.
 
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Searle, John R.
 
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Meaning Theory VIII 429
Theory of meaning/m.th./Searle: Dilemma: cancelation. a) the analysis itself contains elements of the concept of meaning: circular - b) reduces the objects to smaller items - is then inadequate (-> Priest, McDowell/PeacockeVs: confusion of mention/use)

S I
J. R. Searle
Die Wiederentdeckung des Geistes Frankfurt 1996

S II
J.R. Searle
Intentionalität Frankfurt 1991

S III
J. R. Searle
Die Konstruktion der gesellschaftlichen Wirklichkeit Hamburg 1997

S IV
J.R. Searle
Ausdruck und Bedeutung Frankfurt 1982

S V
J. R. Searle
Sprechakte Frankfurt 1983


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