On Recanati's Mental Files.Ninan, Dilip.
In his book Mental Files (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012), Francois Recanati develops a theory of mind and language based on the idea that Fregean senses should be identified with 'mental files', mental representations whose primary function is to store information about objects. I discuss three aspects of Recanati's book. The first concerns his use of acquaintance relations in individuatin... read more
- Language and languages--Philosophy.
- Récanati, François, 1952-
- Tufts University. Department of Philosophy.
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- Ninan, Dilip. "On Recanati'sMental Files." Inquiry 58, no. 4 (February 18, 2014): 368-377. This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy on 18 February 2014, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/0020174X.2014.883751.