Burge, Tyler
January 2012
Journal of Philosophy;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 109 Issue 1/2, p40
Academic Journal
The article presents criticisms on the concept of sense (Sinn) given by the German philosopher G. Frege. It states that Frege has accounted scientific thoughts and has not aimed for linguistic usage of the words. It states that denotations are determined by the senses of relevant part therefore for every sense there must be one denotation. It includes that senses are best understood by the scientific language users as ordinary language is associated with thoughts, knowing and inferring.


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