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Immanent and Transcendent Approaches to Meaning and Mind

Gilbert Harman

in Reasoning, Meaning, and Mind

Published in print July 1999 | ISBN: 9780198238027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597633 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198238029.003.0016
 Immanent and Transcendent Approaches to Meaning and Mind

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There are two approaches to the understanding of the experiences and uses of language of others. One emphasizes translation. The other restricts itself to an objective description of use and function. Each approach by itself must leave something out. We need both approaches.

Keywords: meaning; mind; objective description; translation; understanding

Chapter.  5988 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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