Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Sentence meaning: in contrast to the case of word meaning, the composition of the parts of the sentence must be taken into account for the sentence meaning. The so-called use theory of meaning does not apply to whole sentences. See also compositionality, use, use theory, truth values, context/context dependency.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Armstrong, D.M. Sentence Meaning   Armstrong, D.M.
Barwise, J. Sentence Meaning   Barwise, J.
Cresswell, M.J. Sentence Meaning   Cresswell, M.J.
Frege, Gottlob Sentence Meaning   Frege, Gottlob
Lewis, David Sentence Meaning   Lewis, David
Millikan, Ruth Sentence Meaning   Millikan, Ruth
Quine, Willard Van Orman Sentence Meaning   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Searle, John R. Sentence Meaning   Searle, John R.
Stechow, A. von Sentence Meaning   Stechow, A. von
Tarski, A. Sentence Meaning   Tarski, A.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-23