Language in Context: Selected Essays Illustrated Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0199225934
ISBN-10: 0199225931
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"Although the individual essays collected in Language in Context have already been widely read and discussed, it is useful to have them collected in a single volume. Reading the essays together, framed by an informative Introduction and Postscript, one can appreciate the richness, complexity and
breadth of Jason Stanley's theoretical framework. These essays represent the state of the art in semantics and the philosophy of language and are mandatory reading for anyone working in these and related areas.... There is no question that Language in Context is an outstanding achievement. Not since
Stephen Neale's Descriptions has a book brought the apparatus of formal semantics and linguistic theory to bear on issues in the philosophy of language in such a constructive and illuminating way."--Gary Ostertag, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews Philosophical Reviews


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Jason Stanley is at Rutgers University, New Jersey.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Clarendon Press; Illustrated edition (August 23, 2007)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 256 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0199225931
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0199225934
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 15.6 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 0.7 x 9.1 x 6.1 inches
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Born in Syracuse, New York, Jason Stanley received his BA from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Stanley is now the Jacob Urowsky Professor of Philosophy at Yale University.

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