Oratio obliqua, oratio recta : an essay on metarepresentation / François Recanati.

Author
Récanati, François, 1952- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2000.
Description
xviii, 360 pages ; 23 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Series
Representation and mind. [More in this series]
Notes
"A Bradford book."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-347) and index.
Contents
Preface -- I. Iconicity -- 1. Three Principles -- 2. 'That'-Clauses as Singular Terms -- 3. Metarepresentational Operators -- II. Simulation 1: Circumstance-Shifting -- 4. Simulation and Beyond -- 5. Austinian Semantics -- 6. The Double Nature of Situations -- 7. World-Shifting -- III. Opacity -- 8. Introduction -- 9. Metarepresentational Ambiguities -- 10. Opaque Uses, Transparent Mentions -- 11. Metarepresentational Opacity: An innocent Account -- IV. Context-Shifting and Oratio Recta -- 12. Context-Shifting -- 13. Oratio Recta -- 14. Varieties of Semi-Quotation -- V. Simulation 2: Context-Shifting as Pretense -- 15. Metafictional Statements -- 16. Untransposed Indexicals in (Free) Indirect Speech -- 17. Partial Pretense -- VI. Deference and Metarepresentation -- 18. Deferential Belief -- 19. Echoic Uses: A Unified Account -- 20. Mixed Quotation and Opacity -- Notes -- References -- Index.
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ISBN
  • 0262681661
  • 0262181991 (alk. paper)
  • 9780262181990 (alk. paper)
  • 0262681161 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780262681162 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
99087948
OCLC
43118284
Other standard number
  • 99972074304
RCP
C - S