Philosophy of Language (i) (2007/2008)

Course not running

Course code
4S01221
Name of lecturer
Giuseppe Mario Spolaore
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-FIL/05 - PHILOSOPHY AND THEORY OF LANGUAGE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

introduction to basic notions of language philosophy and semantics.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein and the birth of modern semantics; Kripke’s critics to the descriptivist paradigm and the theory of the direct reference.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam

Teaching aids

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