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Beall, J. C
Spandrels of truth / JC [sic] Beall
Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  BC171 .B35 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Truth
Liar paradox
Physical Description xiv, 154 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-150) and index
Contents The basic picture -- Suitable conditional -- Just true -- A look at the field -- Objections and replies -- Overlap without inconsistency?
Note J.C. Beall presents a new theory of 'transparent' truth. A prominent philosophical view of truth is as an entirely see-through device introduced for only practical (expressive) reasons. Beall's modest dialetheic theory shows how the notorious paradoxes associated with transparency can be dealt with

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