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PHIL 359 Philosophy of Language

PHIL 359  Philosophy of Language  Units: 3.00  

Central issues include: the distinction between language and speech; the syntax/semantics/pragmatics trio; reference, denoting, names and descriptions; meaning, truth and verifiability; realism and anti-realism; linguistic forms of pragmatism, behaviourism, idealism, etc.

Requirements: Prerequisite PHIL 250/6.0 or permission of the Department.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science