Topoi 39 (2):439-457 (2020)

Sean Crawford
University of Manchester
The paper presents a new theory of perceptual demonstrative thought, the property-dependent theory. It argues that the theory is superior to both the object-dependent theory (Evans, McDowell) and the object-independent theory (Burge).
Keywords perceptual demonstrative thought  Tyler Burge  Gareth Evans  John McDowell  object-dependent thought  truth conditional semantics  de re belief  perceptual content
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DOI 10.1007/s11245-017-9537-x
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