Dummett on Abstract Objects

Hardcover | March 20, 2012

byG. Duke

not yet rated|write a review
This historically-informed critical assessment of Dummett's account of abstract objects, examines in detail some of the Fregean presuppositions of Dummett's account whilst also engaging with phenomenological approaches and recent work on the problem of abstract entities.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$130.00

In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

This historically-informed critical assessment of Dummett's account of abstract objects, examines in detail some of the Fregean presuppositions of Dummett's account whilst also engaging with phenomenological approaches and recent work on the problem of abstract entities.

GEORGE DUKE lectures in Philosophy in the School of International and Political Studies at Deakin University, Australia. He has published on the origins of analytical philosophy, the phenomenology of Husserl, and the divide between analytical and continental philosophy.

other books by G. Duke

Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America, Third…
Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of E...

Paperback|Apr 8 2014

$22.78$30.00list pricesave 24%
Learn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of American Sign Language Quickly and Easily
Learn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of Ame...

Paperback|Aug 18 2009

$10.48$10.99list price
Reflections: An Oral History of Twin Peaks
Reflections: An Oral History of Twin Peaks

Paperback|Jun 24 2014

$22.72$24.95list pricesave 8%
see all books by G. Duke
Format:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:March 20, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230285198

ISBN - 13:9780230285194

Customer Reviews of Dummett on Abstract Objects

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
The Fregean Notion of an Object
Psychologism and Objectivity
The Context Principle
A Problem about Reference
The Concrete-Abstract Distinction
Tolerant Reductionism
Mathematical Objects
Conclusion
References
Index