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Cooper, David E. 1973. Philosophy and the nature of language. Longman. xi + 222 pp.
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Book – monograph
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An overview of current problems in the philosophy of language and linguistic philosophy. C. tries to show how philosophical discussions of aspects of language have influenced approaches or answers to traditional philosophical problems. The following topics are brought forward: meaning, reference and predication, language and culture, language and innate knowledge, truth, synonymy, and speech acts.

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