By Friederike Moltmann,Mark Textor
The act-based viewpoint traditionally is going again to the paintings of relevant eu philosophers, particularly that of Husserl, Twardowski, Meinong, and Reinach. in spite of the fact that, their paintings has been unduly ignored and is in truth mostly inaccessible to modern analytic philosophers. the amount offers a significant number of paintings of those philosophers that endure on an act-based notion of philosophical content material, a few of which in new translations (one paper by way of Reinach), a few of which released in English for the first actual time (two papers by means of Twardowski).
In addition, the quantity offers new paintings by way of prime modern philosophers of language pursuing or discussing an act-based notion of propositional content material. furthermore, the publication features a crosslinguistic research of nominalizations for activities and items, a contrast that performs a relevant position within the philosophy of language of Twardowski.
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