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[Tennant's} book addresses a number of important issues in contemporary philosophy, and the reader has much to gain . He shows that his distinction avoids the now-standard refutations of the notion of cognitive significance.

[Tennant's} book addresses a number of important issues in contemporary philosophy, and the reader has much to gain from a careful study of the development . a new, improved version' of the manifestation argument, and 'provides a revival of the positivist notion of "cognitive significance"'.

The book has important consequences for the philosophy of mathematics and logic, the theory of meaning, metaphysics, and epistemology.

The Taming of the True defends and develops global semantic anti-realism. Neil Tennant argues compellingly that every truth is knowable, and that manifestationism in the theory of meaning entails logical reform. The book has important consequences for the philosophy of mathematics and logic, the theory of meaning, metaphysics, and epistemology.

DOI: 1. 093/mind/110.

Neil Tennant argues compellingly that every truth is knowable, and that manifestationism in the theory of meaning entails logical reform.

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Neil Tennant "tames the True" by showing that nothing worth wanting as true in mathematics or natural science ranges beyond the .

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Those who work in these areas need to study all of Tennant's book for it moves the arguments and issues significantly forward

Any thing worthy of the name true in mathematics or natural science is in principle knowable. Those who work in these areas need to study all of Tennant's book for it moves the arguments and issues significantly forward. The book offers a comprehensive philosophy of mathematics and natural science Zentralblatt f"ur Mathematik show more. Neil Tennant is Professor of Philosophy and Adjunct Professor of Cognitive Science at Ohio State University.

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The Taming of the True defends and develops global semantic anti-realism. Neil Tennant argues compellingly that every truth is knowable, and that manifestationism in the theory of meaning entails logical reform. He extends semantic anti-realism to empirical discourse, developing new accounts of the analytic/synthetic distinction, cognitive significance and constructive falsifiability. The book has important consequences for the philosophy of mathematics and logic, the theory of meaning, metaphysics, and epistemology.
The Taming of the True download epub
Humanities
Author: Neil Tennant
ISBN: 0198237170
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Clarendon Press; 1 edition (July 17, 1997)
Pages: 488 pages