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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 121 BLA (Text) 37521530902024 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 121 BLA (Text) 36626103950812 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 121 BLACKBURN (Text) 33946003367435 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780190867218
  • ISBN: 0190867213
  • ISBN: 9780190874407
  • ISBN: 0190874406
  • Physical Description: 142 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-136) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I. The classic approaches -- Correspondence -- Coherence -- Pragmatism -- Deflationism -- Tarski and the semantic theory of truth -- Summary of part I -- Part II. Varieties of enquiry -- Truths of taste; truth in art -- Truth in ethics -- Reason -- Religion and truth -- Interpretations.
Summary, etc.:
This concise book by the eminent philosopher Simon Blackburn provides an accessible explanation of what truth is and how we might think about it. Blackburn's overall message is that truth is often best thought of not as a product or an end point that is 'finally' achieved, but as an ongoing process of inquiry.
Subject: Truth.

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