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By Paolo Crivelli

Aristotle's thought of fact, which has been the main influential account of the idea that of fact from Antiquity onwards, spans a number of parts of philosophy: philosophy of language, common sense, ontology and epistemology. during this 2004 publication, Paolo Crivelli discusses all of the major elements of Aristotle's perspectives on fact and falsehood. He analyses intimately the most suitable passages, addresses a few recognized difficulties of Aristotelian semantics, and assesses Aristotle's concept from the perspective of contemporary analytic philosophy. within the procedure he discusses lots of the literature on Aristotle's semantic thought to have seemed within the final centuries. His booklet vindicates and clarifies the customarily repeated declare that Aristotle's is a correspondence conception of fact. will probably be of curiosity to quite a lot of readers operating in either historical philosophy and glossy philosophy of language.

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