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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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Wiggins, David
 
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Meaning Theory Avramides I 26 f
BT / Wiggins layer model: 1 isolates what was said literally - 2 assertive force - McDowell: development of Wiggins theories - 1 Theory of meaning - 2 Theory of force - force, because we have to pay attention to the speaker -

Wigg I
D. Wiggins
Essays on Identity and Substance Oxford 2016

Avr I
A. Avramides
Meaning and Mind Boston 1989


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-26