Course Description

01:730:210 Introduction to Philosophy of Language

  • Instructor: Deigan, Michael
  • Description:

    01 (M. Deigan) An introduction to some philosophical questions about language and formal tools useful for making progress on these questions. We will focus on two big topics: (1) How can words and sentences have the meanings they have? (2) Can our languages be improved upon or be replaced by better languages?

  • Credits: 3
  • Sample Syllabus
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