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Reflections on the Liar

Bradley Armour-Garb


In recent years there have been a number of books—both anthologies and monographs—that have focused on the liar paradox and, more generally, on the semantic paradoxes, either offering proposed treatments to those paradoxes or critically evaluating ones that occupy logical space. At the same time, there are a number of people who do great work in philosophy, who have various semantic, logical, metaphysical, and/or epistemological commitments that suggest that they should say something about the liar paradox, yet who have said very little, if anything, about that paradox or about the extant proj ... More

Keywords: truth, semantic paradox, liar paradox, contradiction, semantic pathology, sorites

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Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780199896042
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2017 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199896042.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Bradley Armour-Garb, editor
University of Albany

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