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    The Sense of Linguistic Expressions and Knowledge.Alexander L. Nikiforov - 2010 - Russian Studies in Philosophy 49 (3):24-42.
    The author presents a philosophical critique of the basic ideas of logical semantics, as developed by Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein. He argues that these logicians understated the importance of the sense of linguistic expressions.
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    Is “Analytic Philosophy” a Philosophy?Alexander L. Nikiforov - 2020 - Russian Journal of Philosophical Sciences 63 (8):7-21.
    The article discusses the issue of the nature of analytic philosophy. It is shown that in the 1920s–1940s it was a certain philosophical school, whose representatives were united by some initial principles. Analytic philosophers saw the main task of philosophy in the analysis of the language of natural sciences, in establishing logical connections between scientific propositions, in the empirical substantiation of scientific theories and in the elimination of speculative concepts and proposals from the language of science. The tool for such (...)
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    Historical Memory: The Construction of Consciousness.Alexander L. Nikiforov - 2017 - Russian Studies in Philosophy 55 (1):49-61.
    Historical memory is considered in this article as one of the most important pillars of national identity. In addition to identifying some of the characteristic features of national, historical memory, the author shows that historical memory is influenced by two factors—the direct experience of the witnesses and participants of past events and official propaganda. As the direct witnesses of events disappear, the possibility of reconstructing and distorting historical memory increases. The ideas put forth in this article are formulated based on (...)
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