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Books editi da Cambridge Univ Pr pubblicati nella collana Cambridge Univ Pr Hardcover con argomento Analysis Philosophy
What is Analytic Philosophy?
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2008
Analytic philosophy is roughly a hundred years old, and it is now the dominant force within Western philosophy. Interest in its historical development is increasing, but there has hitherto been no sustained attempt to elucidate what it currently amounts to, and how it differs from so-called 'continental' philosophy....
Meaning and Humour
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover)
"How are humorous meanings generated and interpreted? Understanding a joke involves knowledge of the language code (a matter mostly of semantics) and background knowledge necessary for making the inferences to get the joke (a matter of pragmatics). This book introduces and critiques a wide range of semantic and pragmatic...