Chapter 6. Digressions: Binding and Hidden Indexicals

  1. Herman Cappelen and
  2. Ernie Lepore

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755792.ch6

Insensitive Semantics: A Defense of Semantic Minimalism and Speech Act Pluralism

Insensitive Semantics: A Defense of Semantic Minimalism and Speech Act Pluralism

How to Cite

Cappelen, H. and Lepore, E. (eds) (2005) Digressions: Binding and Hidden Indexicals, in Insensitive Semantics: A Defense of Semantic Minimalism and Speech Act Pluralism, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755792.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126748

Online ISBN: 9780470755792

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Keywords:

  • indexicals;
  • incompleteness;
  • binding;
  • irrelevance;
  • anthropologist

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Syntactic Evidence for Hidden Arguments: Binding

  • The Irrelevance of the Binding Argument

  • First Afterthought:

  • of Binding Argument

  • Second Afterthought: Three Additional Objections to the Postulation of Hidden Indexicals

  • A Priori Truths

  • Nonexistent Interpretations?

  • Screening Off

  • Conclusion