By Friederike Moltmann,Mark Textor
The act-based standpoint traditionally is going again to the paintings of important ecu philosophers, specifically that of Husserl, Twardowski, Meinong, and Reinach. even if, their paintings has been unduly ignored and is actually principally inaccessible to modern analytic philosophers. the quantity provides a primary number of paintings of those philosophers that undergo on an act-based notion of philosophical content material, a few of which in new translations (one paper through Reinach), a few of which released in English for the first actual time (two papers via Twardowski).
In addition, the amount provides new paintings by way of top modern philosophers of language pursuing or discussing an act-based belief of propositional content material. furthermore, the booklet includes a crosslinguistic examine of nominalizations for activities and items, a contrast that performs a relevant position within the philosophy of language of Twardowski.
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Act-Based Conceptions of Propositional Content: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives by Friederike Moltmann,Mark Textor