Tag: linguistics

22 Is the truth a privative? 2011-04-05T15:15:46.710

17 How can one refute John Searle's "syntax is not semantics" argument against strong AI? 2016-05-20T17:12:15.090

15 Does Google's latest translation tool support Jerry Fodor's Language of Thought Hypothesis? 2017-01-10T19:59:41.537

13 How does language alter our experience of the world? 2012-08-13T18:48:33.433

12 Why would Wittgenstein say we can't have a perfect language? 2011-12-16T05:25:19.383

12 How can I develop my critical thinking skills? 2013-09-14T04:13:38.133

11 What came first, language or consciousness? 2011-12-12T17:53:18.207

10 Is music just another language? 2016-07-21T02:23:41.810

9 Is mathematics a language? 2016-09-19T05:26:07.807

8 Is Compatibilism just a word game? 2017-01-01T23:50:23.817

6 Can the oldest man in the world die? 2013-06-18T11:23:18.920

6 Could philosophy be top-down? 2015-12-12T22:20:24.187

5 How do we know that grammar is a thing? 2012-07-10T22:40:08.987

5 Fodor's language of thought 2015-08-18T19:00:27.230

5 Does Noam Chomsky reject Darwinian evolution? 2015-08-31T21:13:11.067

5 Was indeterminacy of linguistic meaning, as understood by Quine, anticipated by the Aristotelian-Thomistic tradition? 2016-04-02T03:54:17.467

5 How do we understand and fix reference for scientific units of measure? 2016-08-13T17:29:31.567

5 Have I got Saussure's distinction between the form and substance right? 2017-02-02T12:45:34.453

5 Isomorphism vs homomorphism in the Tractatus' picture theory of language 2017-05-18T16:31:07.417

4 Are all languages related? 2013-05-07T04:46:32.883

4 Doubt about the relationships in the Semantic Triangle 2016-04-03T16:41:54.020

3 Is uttering a true statement and by that making it false considered lying? 2012-01-09T07:09:41.123

3 Current philosophy of language 2014-04-27T13:16:49.470

3 Name of Formal Fallacy? Probability does not entail Certainty 2015-05-30T06:42:34.237

3 What responses have made to Kripke's criticism of the descriptivist theory of meaning? 2016-04-14T01:09:34.827

3 What is the relation between Sense/Denotation and Intension/Extension 2016-11-03T08:10:18.040

3 How would Quine's theory of indeterminacy of translation apply to a young child learning their native language? 2017-09-11T05:18:45.903

3 Linguistic philosophical distinction between 'believe in' & 'believe that' 2017-12-05T07:01:28.170

3 Sentences and reality 2018-08-10T21:35:57.147

3 Is there anything on early to mid Foucault and structuralism? 2018-11-19T13:15:36.753

3 How is 'existence' defined? 2019-05-30T06:35:09.100

2 What is meaningful? 2015-05-11T20:40:07.197

2 Do linguists call human language "natural"? 2015-05-19T11:59:53.037

2 What is the difference between language of thought is innate(known as mentalese) and natural 'learned' language? 2015-09-03T07:29:03.897

2 References for the study of language 2017-01-30T21:54:56.313

2 Is there a name for a fallacy wherein it is assumed either someone is lying or their assertion is true? 2017-05-16T16:38:05.263

2 Semantic Values of Sentences 2017-10-08T00:31:06.473

2 Semantics - If a being does not have its definition 2017-11-02T20:34:12.500

2 How important are Frege works to an analytic philosopher? 2018-03-22T14:46:17.823

2 What is the name of the phenomenon that a thing must be named in order to understand it? 2018-06-22T16:48:07.410

2 Implication in sentences 2018-08-05T18:19:40.627

2 Is there a special language for expressing subjective idealism? 2019-01-05T19:51:43.290

1 On act of asking 2015-05-11T11:45:48.657

1 How do we understand Jerry Fodor's representational theory of mind (RTM)? 2015-09-01T18:58:26.043

1 The Origin of Thought 2018-01-27T22:30:04.640

1 With knowledge of modern linguistics, how would Aristotle develop his categories today? 2018-05-11T15:16:56.583

1 Aristotle's Categories and Linguistics 2019-09-26T11:47:55.103

1 Does Grice's quotation have a coherent meaning, and if so, what is it? 2020-12-13T15:44:27.110

0 Do sentences that are "selection violations" have truth values? 2014-06-29T03:44:26.423

0 What are the propositions? 2015-05-13T22:41:28.747

0 Why does Brandom drink the Chomsky kool-aid? 2016-10-15T21:06:59.540

0 Fourfold categories development in Aristotle. 2018-05-09T14:06:49.953

0 Genuine singular term vs. non genuine singular term 2018-09-11T05:21:24.397

0 Is the concept of sigma algebra necessary to understand the epistemic and inter-observer boundaries of 'facts'? 2021-02-11T18:39:12.257

-1 Lacan seems to invert 'metaphor' and 'metonymy': why? 2016-04-07T09:59:03.157

-1 What are some good introductory books to contemporary linguistics? 2018-05-23T15:24:42.817

-1 When is a wish not a proposition? 2020-06-15T13:12:45.120

-2 Meaning vs. Significance 2018-07-11T04:56:31.167