Philosophy of Language

PHIL 209

A philosophical analysis of problems arising in the study of language and symbolism. Topics include: theories of language, the nature of signs and symbols, theories of meaning, types of discourse (scientific, mathematical, poetic), definition, ambiguity, metaphor. Instructor: Pavese
Curriculum Codes
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • LINGUIST 209
Typically Offered
Occasionally