DUMMETT THE LOGICAL BASIS OF METAPHYSICS PDF

The Logical Basis of Metaphysics, by Michael Dummett. London: Duck- worth, Pp. + xi.? As the title suggests, this book is an elaboration of. Such a conception, says Dummett, will form “a base camp for an assault on the metaphysical peaks: I have no greater ambition in this book than to set up a base . Thesis Title: Michael Dummett’s Logical Basis of Metaphysics. PhD in Philosophy . June Rory A.A. Hinton. Department of Philosophy. University of Toronto.

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David Ripley – – Australasian Journal of Philosophy 91 1: Join Our Mailing List: The Metaphysical Status of Logic. Such a conception, says Dummett, will form “a base camp for an assault on the metaphysical peaks: View freely available titles: Brian Rabern – – Synthese 1: Our recent titles are available via Edelweiss. The metaphysical issue that most exercises Dummett is the adjudication between a realist and an antirealist conception of reality, and he believes that it is by careful attention to theories of meaning that we can come to see difficulties for a realist metaphysics.

The Logical Basis of Metaphysics

Logic and Philosophy of Logic. Dummett Snippet view tue The William James Lectures. Fregean realism gives way to Dummettian antirealism. In order to determine the correct shape for a meaning-theory, we must attain a clear conception of what a meaning-theory can be expected to do.

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Dummett does not assume the correctness of any one logical system but shows how the choice between different logics arises at the level of the theory of meaning and depends upon the choice of one or another general form of meaning-theory.

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While Dummett connects truth with our capacity to know, Moore bssis Dummett to say more about this capacity.

Stephen Read – – Journal of Philosophical Logic 39 5: Dummett does not assume the correctness of any one logical system but shows how the choice between different logics arises at the level of the theory of meaning and depends upon logicao choice of one or another general form of meaning-theory. These problems turn on the correctness or incorrectness of a realistic view of one or another realm–the physical world, the mind, the past, mathematical reality, and so forth.

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