Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Meaning: Differs from the reference object (reference). The object does not have to exist for an expression to have a meaning. Words are not related to objects in a one-to-one correspondence. There is an important distinction between word meaning and sentence meaning. See also use theory, sentence meaning, reference, truth.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Anscombe, G. E. M. Meaning   Anscombe, G. E. M.
Aristotle Meaning   Aristotle
Armstrong, D.M. Meaning   Armstrong, D.M.
Avramides, A. Meaning   Avramides, A.
Bennett, J. Meaning   Bennett, J.
Black, Max Meaning   Black, Max
Boghossian, Paul Meaning   Boghossian, Paul
Burge, Tyler Meaning   Burge, Tyler
Chisholm, Roderick M. Meaning   Chisholm, Roderick M.
Cresswell, M.J. Meaning   Cresswell, M.J.
Davidson, Donald Meaning   Davidson, Donald
Dennett, Daniel Meaning   Dennett, Daniel
Dewey, J. Meaning   Dewey, J.
Dretske, F. Meaning   Dretske, F.
Dummett, Michael Meaning   Dummett, Michael
Evans, Gareth Meaning   Evans, Gareth
Field, Hartry Meaning   Field, Hartry
Fodor, Jerry Meaning   Fodor, Jerry
Foster, J.A. Meaning   Foster, J.A.
Foucault, M. Meaning   Foucault, M.
Frege, Gottlob Meaning   Frege, Gottlob
Freud, Siegmund Meaning   Freud, Siegmund
Frith, Chris Meaning   Frith, Chris
Gärdenfors, Peter Meaning   Gärdenfors, Peter
Geach, Peter T. Meaning   Geach, Peter T.
Goodman, Nelson Meaning   Goodman, Nelson
Grice, H.P. Meaning   Grice, H.P.
Henkin, L. Meaning   Henkin, L.
Hintikka, J. Meaning   Hintikka, J.
Husserl, E. Meaning   Husserl, E.
Katz, Jerrold J. Meaning   Katz, Jerrold J.
Kripke, Saul Aaron Meaning   Kripke, Saul Aaron
Lewis, David Meaning   Lewis, David
Loar, Brian Meaning   Loar, Brian
Locke, John Meaning   Locke, John
Logic Texts Meaning   Logic Texts
McDowell, John Meaning   McDowell, John
Millikan, Ruth Meaning   Millikan, Ruth
Montague, R. Meaning   Montague, R.
Nagel, Thomas Meaning   Nagel, Thomas
Peirce, Ch.S. Meaning   Peirce, Ch.S.
Perry, John R. Meaning   Perry, John R.
Poundstone, W. Meaning   Poundstone, W.
Putnam, Hilary Meaning   Putnam, Hilary
Quine, Willard Van Orman Meaning   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rorty, Richard Meaning   Rorty, Richard
Russell, Bertrand Meaning   Russell, Bertrand
Searle, John R. Meaning   Searle, John R.
Sellars, Wilfrid Meaning   Sellars, Wilfrid
Stalnaker, R. Meaning   Stalnaker, R.
Strawson, Peter F. Meaning   Strawson, Peter F.
Tugendhat, E. Meaning   Tugendhat, E.
Vollmer, Gerhard Meaning   Vollmer, Gerhard
Wittgenstein, L. Meaning   Wittgenstein, L.
Wright, Crispin Meaning   Wright, Crispin

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-30