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Title Language, logic, and concepts : essays in memory of John Macnamara / edited by Ray Jackendoff, Paul Bloom, and Karen Wynn.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1999.
Publication Info. ©1999

Item Status

Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 470 pages) : illustrations
data file
Note "A Bradford book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Ray Jackendoff, Paul Bloom and Karen Wynn -- Publications of John Macnamara -- Ch. 1. Language and Nationalism / Richard Kearney -- Ch. 2. Meaning and Misconceptions / Anil Gupta -- Ch. 3. On Structuralism in Mathematics / Michael Makkai -- Ch. 4. The Natural Logic of Rights and Obligations / Ray Jackendoff -- Ch. 5. Deliberation Reasons and Explanation Reasons / Storrs McCall -- Ch. 6. Truth and Its Negation: Macnamara's Analysis of the Place of Logic in a Cognitive Psychology / David R. Olson -- Ch. 7. Names of Things and Stuff: An Aristotelian Perspective / Sandeep Prasada -- Ch. 8. The Unity of Science and the Distinction among Syntax, Semantics, and Pragmatics / Steven Davis -- Ch. 9. Scientific Theories That Unconceal Being: Intentions and Conceptions in Their Genesis / Leslie Margaret Perrin McPherson -- Ch. 10. The Nature of Human Concepts: Evidence from an Unusual Source / Steven Pinker and Alan Prince.
Language English.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Cognitive psychology.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Macnamara, John Theodore.
Jackendoff, Ray, 1945-
Bloom, Paul, 1963-
Wynn, Karen.
Other Form: Print version: Language, logic, and concepts. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1999 0262100789 (DLC) 98047084 (OCoLC)40163479
ISBN 0585337012 (electronic bk.)
9780262276115 (electronic bk.)
0262276119 (electronic bk.)
9780585337012 (electronic bk.)
0262100789 (alk. paper)
9780262100786 (alk. paper)