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Embedding: making a sentence become a part of a higher ranking sentence. By embedding, reference objects and truth values can be changed. See also Reference, truth value.
 
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Cresswell, M.J.
 
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Embedding I 24
Embedding / Cresswell: sentences are embedded in sentences, not utterances in remarks - only truth conditional semantics takes the problem of embedding seriously.

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 2017-03-24