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The Sceptical Argument

Anandi Hattiangadi

in Oughts and Thoughts

Published in print May 2007 | ISBN: 9780199219025
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191711879 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219025.003.0002
 The Sceptical Argument

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This chapter presents the sceptical argument as Kripke formulated it. It argues that the argument is deficient in a number of respects, and suggests how the thesis that meaning is normative — to which Kripke subscribes — can remove the deficiencies.

Keywords: Kripke; sceptical argument; meaning; normative

Chapter.  10985 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Language

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