Truth, reference, and realism / edited by Zsolt Novák and András Simonyi.

The volume presents the material of the first Oxford-Budapest Conference on Truth, Reference and Realism held at CEU in 2005. The problem addressed by the conference, famously formulated by Paul Benacerraf in a paper on Mathematical Truth, was how to understand truth in the semantics of discourses a...

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Other Authors: Novák, Zsolt., Simonyi, András.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Budapest, Hungary ; New York, N.Y. : Central European University Press, ©2011.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / András Simonyi, Zsolt Novák
  • The reality of mathematics and the case of set theory / Daniel Isaacson
  • Conceptualism and knowledge of logic: a budget of problems / Nenad Miščević
  • What is logic? / Ian Rumfitt
  • Absolute identity and absolute generality / Timothy Williamson
  • The refutation of expressivism / Ralph Wedgwood
  • Benacerraf's problem, abstract objects and intellect / Howard Robinson.