Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Philosophy 2260F/G

INTRODUCTION TO THE PHILOSOPHY OF LANGUAGE


A survey of contemporary and historical philosophical works on language. Topics may include: What is a language? How are language and thought related? Does linguistic meaning come from the world, communicative activity, or the mind? Authors may include , among others: Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein, Austin, Grice and Chomsky.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: PHILOSOP

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