By Friederike Moltmann,Mark Textor
The act-based point of view traditionally is going again to the paintings of imperative ecu philosophers, particularly that of Husserl, Twardowski, Meinong, and Reinach. although, their paintings has been unduly ignored and is in truth principally inaccessible to modern analytic philosophers. the amount offers a crucial choice of paintings of those philosophers that endure on an act-based notion of philosophical content material, a few of which in new translations (one paper through Reinach), a few of which released in English for the first actual time (two papers through Twardowski).
In addition, the amount provides new paintings through best modern philosophers of language pursuing or discussing an act-based perception of propositional content material. furthermore, the ebook incorporates a crosslinguistic learn of nominalizations for activities and items, a contrast that performs a primary position within the philosophy of language of Twardowski.
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Act-Based Conceptions of Propositional Content: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives by Friederike Moltmann,Mark Textor