Richard Rorty: After Kripke
20 January 2005
Show More Philosophical Analysis in the 20th Century. Vol. I: The Dawn of Analysis by Scott Soames.
Princeton, 432 pp., £15.95, February 2005, 9780691122441Show More
Philosophical Analysis in the 20th Century. Vol. II: The Age of Meaning by Scott Soames.
Princeton, 504 pp., £15.95, March 2005, 0 691 12312 8Show More
“... before reading it why the philosophers whose work Soames treats at length – Moore, Russell, Wittgenstein, Ayer, Stevenson, Ross, Quine, Ryle, Strawson, Hare, Malcolm, Austin, Grice, Davidson and Kripke – are thought important, you may still be baffled after finishing the second volume. People who are already convinced that the questions Russell asked about the relation between language and ...”