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The Resource Truth, Chase Wrenn

Truth, Chase Wrenn

Label
Truth
Title
Truth
Statement of responsibility
Chase Wrenn
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys a full range of theories of the nature of truth and evaluates their philosophical costs and benefits
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1974-
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Wrenn, Chase B.
Dewey number
121
Index
index present
LC call number
BD171
LC item number
.W74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Key concepts in philosophy series
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  • Truth
  • Truth
Label
Truth, Chase Wrenn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.4.
  • 8.
  • Deflationism Revisited
  • 8.1.
  • Advancing the Debates
  • 8.2.
  • Common Ground and Methodological Deflationism
  • 8.3.
  • Deflationism vs. the Causal Correspondence Theory
  • 8.4.
  • Deflationism vs. Pluralism
  • What Lies Ahead
  • 8.5.
  • Conclusion
  • 2.
  • Objectivity
  • 2.1.
  • Three Pictures of Reality
  • 2.2.
  • Realism
  • 2.3.
  • Relativism
  • 1.
  • 2.4.
  • Anti-Realism
  • 2.5.
  • Objectivity and the Equivalence Principle
  • 3.
  • Truth and Value
  • 3.1.
  • Is Truth Essentially a Kind of Goodness?
  • 3.2.
  • What Makes Truth Valuable?
  • What is Truth?
  • 3.3.
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • Epistemic Theories of Truth
  • 4.1.
  • Skepticism and What Our Tests Test
  • 4.2.
  • The Coherence Theory of Truth
  • 4.3.
  • Problems for Coherentism
  • 1.1.
  • 4.4.
  • Pragmatic Theories of Truth
  • 4.5.
  • Epistemic Theories and the Equivalence Principle
  • 4.6.
  • Epistemic Theories, Realism, and Anti-Realism
  • 4.7.
  • Epistemic Theories and the Value of Truth
  • 4.8.
  • Final Assessment of Epistemic Theories
  • Truth and the Truth
  • 5.
  • Correspondence Theories of Truth
  • 5.1.
  • The Idea that Truth Depends on the World
  • 5.2.
  • Classical Correspondence Theories
  • 5.3.
  • From Classical to Causal Correspondence
  • 5.4.
  • Problems for Causal Correspondence
  • 1.2.
  • 5.5.
  • Truthmakers
  • 5.6.
  • The Scope Problem
  • 5.7.
  • The Equivalence Principle, Realism, and the Value of Truth
  • 6.
  • Deflationary Theories of Truth
  • 6.1.
  • A New Way to Think About Truth
  • Truth Bearers
  • 6.2.
  • The Redundancy Theory
  • 6.3.
  • Disquotationalism
  • 6.4.
  • Minimalism
  • 6.5.
  • Resolving the Explanatory and Evidentiary Problems
  • 6.6.
  • Deflationism, the Equivalence Principle, and Realism
  • 1.3.
  • 6.7.
  • Deflationism and the Value of Truth
  • 7.
  • Pluralist Theories of Truth
  • 7.1.
  • Truth Monism and Truth Pluralism
  • 7.2.
  • The Scope Problem Again
  • 7.3.
  • Two Problems for Deflationism
  • Being True and Being Taken to be True
  • 7.4.
  • Simple Pluralism and Wright's View
  • 7.5.
  • Simple Pluralism, Mixed Compounds, and Mixed Inferences
  • 7.6.
  • Alethic Functionalism
  • 7.7.
  • Objections to Pluralist Theories of Truth
  • 7.8.
  • Pluralism's Scorecard
Control code
ocn890160991
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 200 pages
Isbn
9780745663234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1323867
  • (OCoLC)890160991
Label
Truth, Chase Wrenn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.4.
  • 8.
  • Deflationism Revisited
  • 8.1.
  • Advancing the Debates
  • 8.2.
  • Common Ground and Methodological Deflationism
  • 8.3.
  • Deflationism vs. the Causal Correspondence Theory
  • 8.4.
  • Deflationism vs. Pluralism
  • What Lies Ahead
  • 8.5.
  • Conclusion
  • 2.
  • Objectivity
  • 2.1.
  • Three Pictures of Reality
  • 2.2.
  • Realism
  • 2.3.
  • Relativism
  • 1.
  • 2.4.
  • Anti-Realism
  • 2.5.
  • Objectivity and the Equivalence Principle
  • 3.
  • Truth and Value
  • 3.1.
  • Is Truth Essentially a Kind of Goodness?
  • 3.2.
  • What Makes Truth Valuable?
  • What is Truth?
  • 3.3.
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • Epistemic Theories of Truth
  • 4.1.
  • Skepticism and What Our Tests Test
  • 4.2.
  • The Coherence Theory of Truth
  • 4.3.
  • Problems for Coherentism
  • 1.1.
  • 4.4.
  • Pragmatic Theories of Truth
  • 4.5.
  • Epistemic Theories and the Equivalence Principle
  • 4.6.
  • Epistemic Theories, Realism, and Anti-Realism
  • 4.7.
  • Epistemic Theories and the Value of Truth
  • 4.8.
  • Final Assessment of Epistemic Theories
  • Truth and the Truth
  • 5.
  • Correspondence Theories of Truth
  • 5.1.
  • The Idea that Truth Depends on the World
  • 5.2.
  • Classical Correspondence Theories
  • 5.3.
  • From Classical to Causal Correspondence
  • 5.4.
  • Problems for Causal Correspondence
  • 1.2.
  • 5.5.
  • Truthmakers
  • 5.6.
  • The Scope Problem
  • 5.7.
  • The Equivalence Principle, Realism, and the Value of Truth
  • 6.
  • Deflationary Theories of Truth
  • 6.1.
  • A New Way to Think About Truth
  • Truth Bearers
  • 6.2.
  • The Redundancy Theory
  • 6.3.
  • Disquotationalism
  • 6.4.
  • Minimalism
  • 6.5.
  • Resolving the Explanatory and Evidentiary Problems
  • 6.6.
  • Deflationism, the Equivalence Principle, and Realism
  • 1.3.
  • 6.7.
  • Deflationism and the Value of Truth
  • 7.
  • Pluralist Theories of Truth
  • 7.1.
  • Truth Monism and Truth Pluralism
  • 7.2.
  • The Scope Problem Again
  • 7.3.
  • Two Problems for Deflationism
  • Being True and Being Taken to be True
  • 7.4.
  • Simple Pluralism and Wright's View
  • 7.5.
  • Simple Pluralism, Mixed Compounds, and Mixed Inferences
  • 7.6.
  • Alethic Functionalism
  • 7.7.
  • Objections to Pluralist Theories of Truth
  • 7.8.
  • Pluralism's Scorecard
Control code
ocn890160991
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 200 pages
Isbn
9780745663234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1323867
  • (OCoLC)890160991

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