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The purpose of this book is to clarify the concept of definition and improve defining activities.
Hardcover, 216 pages
Published December 31st 1950 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Kevin K
The project of this book is to clarify the nature of definition, and it does a superb job. I love books like this. Well off the beaten-path, almost unknown, yet elegantly written and packed with lucid, practical ideas.

It's odd how neglected "definition" is as a subject of analysis, considering its importance in persuasion, in reasoning correctly, and in improving our understanding. It's like the ground zero of all language and symbolic activity, and when we don't get the foundation right, the w...more
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