Concepts and Generality

Grant Gillett

in Representation, Meaning, and Thought

Published in print November 1992 | ISBN: 9780198239932
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680045 | DOI:
Concepts and Generality

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This chapter discusses concepts and gives an account where judgment has an important role in the analysis. The discussion also puts emphasis on judgment and the rules that govern it which raise problems for an internal, Cartesian, or ‘narrow’ view of mental content.

Keywords: judgment; rules; mental content; Cartesian view; narrow view

Chapter.  10009 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Language

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