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Author Magidor, Ofra, 1976- author

Title Category mistakes / Ofra Magidor
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford philosophical monographs
Oxford philosophical monographs.
Summary Category mistakes are sentences such as 'Green ideas sleep furiously' or 'Saturday is in bed'. They strike us as highly infelicitous but it is hard to explain precisely why this is so. Ofra Magidor explores four approaches to category mistakes in philosophy of language and linguistics, and develops and defends an original, presuppositional account
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on August 21, 2013)
Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Grammatical categories.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191758942 (ebook)