The Theory of Descriptions : Russell and the Philosophy of Language Hardback
by G. Stevens
Edited by Michael Beaney
Part of the History of Analytic Philosophy series
The book combines a historical and philosophical study of Russell's theory of descriptions.
It defends, develops and extends the theory as a contribution to natural language semantics while also arguing for a reassessment of the important of linguistic inquiry to Russell's philosophical project.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 197 pages, XIII, 197 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 12/10/2011
- Category: Philosophy of language
- ISBN: 9780230201163