A Companion to W. V. O. Quine

by Gilbert Harman & Ernest Lepore
$252.99
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Publisher: Wiley

Series: Blackwell Companions to Philosophy

Publication Date: April 22, 2016

ISBN: 9781118607954

Binding: Kobo eBook

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This Companion brings together a team of leading figures in contemporary philosophy to provide an in-depth exposition and analysis of Quine’s extensive influence across philosophy’s many subfields, highlighting the breadth of his work, and revealing his continued significance today.

  • Provides an in-depth account and analysis of W.V.O. Quine’s contribution to American Philosophy, and his position as one of the late twentieth-century’s most influential analytic philosophers
  • Brings together newly-commissioned essays by leading figures within contemporary philosophy
  • Covers Quine’s work across philosophy of logic, philosophy of language, ontology and metaphysics, epistemology, and more
  • Explores his work in relation to the origins of analytic philosophy in America, and to the history of philosophy more broadly
  • Highlights the breadth of Quine’s work across the discipline, and demonstrates the continuing influence of his work within the philosophical community