Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Words Without Meaning” as Want to Read:
Words Without Meaning
According to the received view of linguistic communication, the primary function of language is to enable speakers to reveal the propositional contents of their thoughts to hearers. Speakers are able to do this because they share with their hearers an understanding of the meanings of words. Christopher Gauker rejects this conception of language, arguing that it rests on an ...more
Hardcover, 311 pages
Published November 22nd 2002 by Bradford Book
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.