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Words and the world : a study in seventeenth-century theories of meaning

David B. Heron, David B. Heron


Empiricist philosophers have always been interested in questions surrounding the notion of Meaning Seventeenth-century English empiricists were largely concerned with the criticism of scholastiaism their criticism vas directed primarily against scholastic controversy, and against the apparent inability of the schoolmen to adapt themselves to the growth of the new scientific knowledge. In effect, this criticism amounted to a questioning of the meaningfulness of certain terms employed in...[Show more]

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Date published: 2013-07-16
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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