Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Author Item Excerpt Meta data
Field, Hartry
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Semantic Facts II 130
Truth / foreign language / multilingual / Field: problem: whether a foreign utterance is true depends on semantic facts, but whether a sentence of one s native language is true, does not depend on it. - Reason: because we must regard it then as "is synonymous with the corresponding sentence of their own language".
II 130
semantic fact / Field / (s): E.g. "the senence S is synonymous with the sentence P".

Fie I
H. Field
Realism, Mathematics and Modality Oxford New York 1989

Fie II
H. Field
Truth and the Absence of Fact Oxford New York 2001

H. Field
Science without numbers Princeton New Jersey 1980

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-27