PHL313: Miscellaneous Notes

Miscellaneous Class Notes

Powerpoints/Class notes
1. Locke to Frege

2. Russell

3. Description Theory, Historical Theory and Externalism, 2-dimensionalism

4. Overview of Meaning Proto-Theories

5. Metaphor. Review.

Kay and Kempton Munsell Color Chips

Human Language Features

Kripke on Names

Searle on Description

Davidson on Truth and Meaning

Some observations about modal theories

Some notes about Austin

Some notes about Searle's Illocutionary Taxonomy (rough)

Remarks on Quantum Physics

Remarks on Martinich on Metaphor

Remarks on Whorf and the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis

Some slight remarks on Rorty on Derrida