Meaning and Representation
June 2002, Wiley-Blackwell
-ings and -ers: John Hyman.
Let the Vat-Brains Speak for Themselves: Gregory McCulloch.
Intentional Objects: Tim Crane.
Why Compositionality Won't Go Away: Reflections on Horwich's 'Deflationary' Theory: Jerry Fodor and Ernie Lepore.
Deflating Compositionality: Paul Horwich.
Two Ways to Smoke a Cigarette: R. M. Sainsbury
- Discusses the relationship between meaning and representation.
- Illustrates the differences that exist on the question of how formal representations relate to semantic representations.
- Includes contributions by Tim Crane, Jerry Fodor, Paul Horwich, John Hyman, Ernie Lepore, Gregory McCulloch and Mark Sainsbury.