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Author Jacquette, Dale.

Title Meinongian logic : the semantics of existence and nonexistence / Dale Jacquette
Published Berlin ; New York : W. de Gruyter, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 297 pages) : illustrations
Series Perspectives in analytical philosophy = Perspektiven der analytischen Philosophie ; Bd. 11
Perspectives in analytical philosophy ; Bd. 11
Contents ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""Part One: Meinong�s Theory of Objects""; ""I. Elements of Object Theory""; ""1. Data and Theory""; ""2. Meinongian Semantics""; ""3. Principles of Meinong�s Theory""; ""4. Meinongian Ontology and Extraontology""; ""5. Program for a Revisionary Object Theory""; ""II. Formal Semantic Paradox in Meinong�s Object Theory""; ""1. Clark-Rapaport Paradox""; ""2. Mally�s Heresy and Nuclear-Extranuclear Properties""; ""3. Sosein and the Sosein Paradox""; ""4. Dual Modes of Predication""; ""5. Extranuclear Solution""
""1. Mind-Independent Meinongian Objects""""2. Mally�s Diagonal Approach""; ""3. Unapprehendability and the Power of Assumption""; ""4. Conflicts with Intentional Criteria of Ontological Commitment""; ""5. Phenomenology and Semantic Designation""; ""VI. Meinong�s Doctrine of the Modal Moment""; ""1. The Annahmen Thesis""; ""2. Russell�s Problem of the Existent Round Square""; ""3. Watering-Down""; ""4. Eliminating the Modal Moment""; ""5. Intentional Identity and Assumptive Generality in Meinong�s Object Theory""; ""Part Two: Object Theory O""
""10. Consistency, Completeness, Compactness""""Part Three: Philosophical Problems and Applications""; ""I. Twardowski on Content and Object""; ""1. Phenomenological Psychology""; ""2. Diagonal Content-Object Coincidence""; ""3. Reinterpreting Twardowski�s Reduction""; ""II. Private Language and Private Mental Objects""; ""1. Wittgenstein�s Private Language Argument""; ""2. Phenomenology, Intentionality, and Psychological Privacy""; ""3. A Diary of Private Sensations and the Beetle in the Box""; ""III. God an Impossible Meinongian Object""; ""1. Anselm�s Ontological Proof""
""I. Syntax, Formation and Inference Principles""""1. The Logic""; ""2. Syntax""; ""3. Formation Principles""; ""4. Inference Principles""; ""II. Semantics""; ""1. Intended Interpretation""; ""2. Formal Semantics""; ""3. Validity""; ""4. Ambiguity and Translation from Ordinary Language""; ""III. Developments of the Logic""; ""1. Nuclear and Extranuclear Properties""; ""2. Definitions""; ""3. Nonlogical Axioms""; ""4. Theorems""; ""5. Definite Description""; ""6. Lambda Abstraction""; ""7. Alethic Modality""; ""8. The Sosein Paradox""; ""9. Meinongian Mathematics and Metamathematics""
""III. Meinong�s Theory of Defective Objects""""1. Mally�s Paradox""; ""2. Russellian Hierarchy of Ordered Objects""; ""3. Dilemmas of Intentionality and a Strengthened Paradox""; ""4. The Soseinlos Mountain""; ""5. Nuclear Converse Intentionality""; ""IV. The Object Theory Intentionality of Ontological Commitment""; ""1. The Poverty of Extensionalism""; ""2. Parsons� Criticisms""; ""3. Extensional Alternatives""; ""4. Non-Object-Theoretical Intensional Methods""; ""5. Ontological Commitment and the Object Theory Rationale""; ""V. Logic, Mind, and Meinong""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-284) and index
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Subject Meinong, A. (Alexius), 1853-1920.
Analysis (Philosophy)
Logic, Symbolic and mathematical.
Nonexistent objects (Philosophy)
Object (Philosophy)
Semantics (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3110879743 (electronic bk.)
9783110879742 (electronic bk.)