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The Structure of Content is Not Transparent

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Original languageEnglish
JournalTopoi-An International Review Of Philosophy
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E-pub ahead of print14 Nov 2017

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Abstract

Sentences in context have semantic contents determined by a range of factors both internal and external to speakers. I argue against the thesis that semantic content is transparent to speakers in the sense of being immediately accessible to speakers in virtue of their linguistic competence.

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