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To simplify the exposition

Jean-marc pizano

To simplify the exposition, I’ll use this notion pretty informally; for example, I’m glossing over the distinction between Boolean sentences and Boolean predicates. But none of this corner-cutting is essential to the argument. 684 more words

So much for exposition. I claim that Jackendoff's account of polysemy offers no good reason to think that there are definitions. As often happens in lexical semantics, the problem that postulating definitions is supposed to solve is reallyonly begged; it's, as it were, kicked upstairs into the metalanguage. The proposed account of polysemy works onlybecause it

Jean-marc pizano

So much for exposition. I claim that Jackendoff’s account of polysemy offers no good reason to think that there are definitions. As often happens in lexical semantics, the problem that postulating definitions is supposed to solve is reallyonly begged; it’s, as it were, kicked upstairs into the metalanguage. 740 more words

‘Le mur’ - The Collection of Antoine de Gaubert

Contemporary French philosopher Clément Rosset writes in his book Le régime des passions (2001) that the collector is not interested in obtaining objects as ends in themselves, but as a means to complete a larger whole- the collection. 653 more words

Paris

Outsourced Serfdom in the age of the Internet.

On the cusp of being a university graduate for the second time, I’ll admit that I’ve been extraordinarily frustrated by the job hunt. I’m not sure it’s quite warranted just yet. 919 more words

Exposition

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