By John MacFarlane
refutations, on the fee of claiming essentially what the doctrine is. by contrast, overview Sensitivity starts off with a transparent account of what it's to be a relativist approximately fact, and makes use of this view to offer fulfilling debts of what we suggest once we speak about what's tasty, what we all know, what is going to occur, what
might be the case, and what we should do. The booklet seeks to supply a richer framework for the outline of linguistic practices than commonplace truth-conditional semantics presents: one who permits not only typical contextual sensitivity (sensitivity to positive factors of the context within which an expression is used), yet review sensitivity (sensitivity to positive aspects of the context from which a use of an expression is assessed).
The Context and content material sequence is a discussion board for extraordinary unique learn on the intersection of philosophy, linguistics, and cognitive technology. the final editor is François Recanati (Institut Jean-Nicod, Paris).
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