The Steps from Doing to Saying

Simon Blackburn

in Practical Tortoise Raising

Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780199548057
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191594953 | DOI:
The Steps from Doing to Saying

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This chapter considers the way in which contemporary pragmatism does and should attempt to locate meaning within the wider landscape of human action. It urges caution about the wholesale opposition between truth conditional and pragmatic approaches, without denying the fundamental differences in these approaches.

Keywords: pragmatism; truth conditional; Wittgenstein; Brandom; Price; representation

Chapter.  4947 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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