By Friederike Moltmann,Mark Textor
The act-based standpoint traditionally is going again to the paintings of vital ecu philosophers, specifically that of Husserl, Twardowski, Meinong, and Reinach. besides the fact that, their paintings has been unduly missed and is actually mostly inaccessible to modern analytic philosophers. the amount offers a valuable choice of paintings of those philosophers that undergo 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 via Twardowski).
In addition, the amount offers new paintings through best modern philosophers of language pursuing or discussing an act-based notion of propositional content material. in addition, the ebook incorporates a crosslinguistic learn of nominalizations for activities and items, a contrast that performs a valuable function 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