Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 July 2014

208 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198712053

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Living Words

Meaning Underdetermination and the Dynamic Lexicon

Peter Ludlow

  • A bold new theory of word meaning
  • Explores the role of language in social and political controversies
  • Draws on a broad range of examples from contemporary culture
  • An original contribution both to philosophy and linguistics
  • Clear, entertaining, and provocative