The Resource Visual experience : a semantic approach, Wylie Breckenridge

Visual experience : a semantic approach, Wylie Breckenridge

Label
Visual experience : a semantic approach
Title
Visual experience
Title remainder
a semantic approach
Statement of responsibility
Wylie Breckenridge
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wylie Breckenridge offers a fresh understanding of the character of visual experience by deploying the methods of semantics. He develops a theory of what we mean by the 'look' sentences that we use to describe our visual experiences, and on that basis develops a theory of what it is to have a visual experience with a certain character
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
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Breckenridge, Wylie
Dewey number
121.34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B828.45
LC item number
.B74 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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UPSO (University Press Scholarship Online)
Series statement
Oxford philosophical monographs
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  • Perception (Philosophy)
  • Visual perception
  • Experience
  • Semantics
Label
Visual experience : a semantic approach, Wylie Breckenridge
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780199600465.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Visual Experience: A Semantic Approach; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1: The Project; 1.1. Visual Experiences and their Characters; 1.2. My Aim; 1.3. My Approach; 1.4. Terminology; 1.5. The Plan for the Book; 2: A Simple Character; 2.1. A Starting Character; 2.2. Choosing a Sentence; 2.3. A General View; 2.4. Applying the View; 2.5. A First Clue about Grey;; 2.6. A Second Clue about Grey;; 2.7. A Third Clue aboutGrey;; 2.8. A Fourth Clue about Grey;; 2.9. What we Mean by Greyâ;
  • 2.10. What we Mean by The Patch Looks Grey to You;2.11. An Adverbial Theory of Character c1; 2.12. Some Work to Do; 3: Ways of Looking; 3.1. Ways More Generally; 3.2. Other Kinds of Way; 3.3. Being a Way is Relational; 3.4. The Relata of the Way Relation; 3.5. The Nature of the Way Relation; 3.6. More about the Determinate Relation; 3.7. Sets of Ways and Maximally Specific Ways; 4: The Mechanism; 4.1. A General Mechanism; 4.2. An Initial Proposal; 4.3. Clarifying the Proposal; 4.4. Generic Uses of Sentences; 4.5. A Proposal; 4.6. Some Features of the Proposal; 4.7. A General Way
  • 4.8. A Not-too-General Way5: Syntactic Details; 5.1. One Word, Multiple Meanings; 5.2. An Alternative: Aphonic Material; 5.3. Inexplicit Speech; 6: Implicit Domain Restriction; 6.1. Quantification over Events; 6.2. Implicit Domain Restriction; 6.3. Lighting Conditions; 6.4. Inverted Earth; 6.5. The Rim of a Cup; 6.6. Looking American; 6.7. Bound Variable Readings; 7: Concepts and Discrimination; 7.1. A Concern; 7.2. Opacity; 7.3. A Second Use of to You;; 8: Other Look Sentences; 8.1. Some Other Look Sentences; 8.2. Some Initial Evidence; 8.3. Direct and Indirect Uses
  • 8.4. That Way The Way that the Cup Looks ;The Same as the Cup 8.7 How the Cup Looks ; 8.8. Like the Cup ; 8.9. An Interesting Phenomenon; 8.10. As if it is Grey ; 8.11 To be Grey ; 9: Other Characters; 9.1. A Shape Character; 9.2. A Combined Colour and Shape Character; 9.3. A More Complex Character; 9.4. An Even More Complex Character; 9.5. Other Characters; 10: The Many Property Problem; 10.1. Two Facts; 10.2. Jackson's Challenge; 10.3. A Clarification; 10.4. What Needs to be Explained; 10.5. A Conjunctive Way; 10.6. A Mereological Sum
  • 10.7. A Common Determinate11: Explaining Phenomena; 11.1. Illusion and Hallucination; 11.2. How Things Seem, How Things Appear; 11.3. Transparency; 11.4. Effects of Understanding; 11.5. Knowledge of the External World; 11.6. Physicalism; 11.7. Representation; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191841835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Provided through the generosity of The Margaret and William Stobie Library Purchase Fund
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)99977105175
Label
Visual experience : a semantic approach, Wylie Breckenridge
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780199600465.001.0001
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Visual Experience: A Semantic Approach; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1: The Project; 1.1. Visual Experiences and their Characters; 1.2. My Aim; 1.3. My Approach; 1.4. Terminology; 1.5. The Plan for the Book; 2: A Simple Character; 2.1. A Starting Character; 2.2. Choosing a Sentence; 2.3. A General View; 2.4. Applying the View; 2.5. A First Clue about Grey;; 2.6. A Second Clue about Grey;; 2.7. A Third Clue aboutGrey;; 2.8. A Fourth Clue about Grey;; 2.9. What we Mean by Greyâ;
  • 2.10. What we Mean by The Patch Looks Grey to You;2.11. An Adverbial Theory of Character c1; 2.12. Some Work to Do; 3: Ways of Looking; 3.1. Ways More Generally; 3.2. Other Kinds of Way; 3.3. Being a Way is Relational; 3.4. The Relata of the Way Relation; 3.5. The Nature of the Way Relation; 3.6. More about the Determinate Relation; 3.7. Sets of Ways and Maximally Specific Ways; 4: The Mechanism; 4.1. A General Mechanism; 4.2. An Initial Proposal; 4.3. Clarifying the Proposal; 4.4. Generic Uses of Sentences; 4.5. A Proposal; 4.6. Some Features of the Proposal; 4.7. A General Way
  • 4.8. A Not-too-General Way5: Syntactic Details; 5.1. One Word, Multiple Meanings; 5.2. An Alternative: Aphonic Material; 5.3. Inexplicit Speech; 6: Implicit Domain Restriction; 6.1. Quantification over Events; 6.2. Implicit Domain Restriction; 6.3. Lighting Conditions; 6.4. Inverted Earth; 6.5. The Rim of a Cup; 6.6. Looking American; 6.7. Bound Variable Readings; 7: Concepts and Discrimination; 7.1. A Concern; 7.2. Opacity; 7.3. A Second Use of to You;; 8: Other Look Sentences; 8.1. Some Other Look Sentences; 8.2. Some Initial Evidence; 8.3. Direct and Indirect Uses
  • 8.4. That Way The Way that the Cup Looks ;The Same as the Cup 8.7 How the Cup Looks ; 8.8. Like the Cup ; 8.9. An Interesting Phenomenon; 8.10. As if it is Grey ; 8.11 To be Grey ; 9: Other Characters; 9.1. A Shape Character; 9.2. A Combined Colour and Shape Character; 9.3. A More Complex Character; 9.4. An Even More Complex Character; 9.5. Other Characters; 10: The Many Property Problem; 10.1. Two Facts; 10.2. Jackson's Challenge; 10.3. A Clarification; 10.4. What Needs to be Explained; 10.5. A Conjunctive Way; 10.6. A Mereological Sum
  • 10.7. A Common Determinate11: Explaining Phenomena; 11.1. Illusion and Hallucination; 11.2. How Things Seem, How Things Appear; 11.3. Transparency; 11.4. Effects of Understanding; 11.5. Knowledge of the External World; 11.6. Physicalism; 11.7. Representation; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191841835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Provided through the generosity of The Margaret and William Stobie Library Purchase Fund
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)99977105175

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