Cambridge University Press (2000)

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Deborah Modrak
University of Rochester
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This is a book about Aristotle's philosophy of language, interpreted in a framework that provides a comprehensive interpretation of Aristotle's metaphysics, philosophy of mind, epistemology and science. The aim of the book is to explicate the description of meaning contained in De Interpretatione and to show the relevance of that theory of meaning to much of the rest of Aristotle's philosophy. In the process Deborah Modrak reveals how that theory of meaning has been much maligned. This is a major reassessment of an underestimated aspect of Aristotle that will be of particular interest to classical philosophers, classicists and historians of psychology and cognitive science.
Keywords Language and languages History  Meaning (Philosophy History
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Reprint years 2000, 2001, 2009, 2011
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Call number B491.L3.M57 2001
ISBN(s) 9780521103985   0521772664   0521103983
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