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Are proposition-entities the objects of the propositional attitudes?

Broadribb, Dale William


In this thesis I examine the proposal that proposition entities are the objects of the propositional attitudes in the sense that they are what we believe, doubt, desire, etc. As a corollary of this, I also examine the proposal that proposition-entities are the objects of such acts of speech as asserting or stating in the sense that they are what we assert or state. So as to present the best side of these proposals, which I do not view favourably, I attempt to give an account of, and draw...[Show more]

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Date published: 2013-08-23
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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