Øystein Linnebo – Reference by Abstraction

Event Date: 7 November 2011
 Senate House – University of London THE ARISTOTELIAN SOCIETY
 presents   Professor Øystein Linnebo (Birkbeck): Reference by Abstraction Frege suggests that criteria of identity should play a central role in an account of reference, which will be capable of explaining reference to abstract objects. Inspired by Frege’s suggestion, this paper develops a simplified but precise …