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The Resource Social conventions : from language to law, Andrei Marmor

Social conventions : from language to law, Andrei Marmor

Label
Social conventions : from language to law
Title
Social conventions
Title remainder
from language to law
Statement of responsibility
Andrei Marmor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Social conventions are those arbitrary rules and norms governing the countless behaviors all of us engage in every day without necessarily thinking about them, from shaking hands when greeting someone to driving on the right side of the road. In this book, Andrei Marmor offers a pathbreaking and comprehensive philosophical analysis of conventions and the roles they play in social life and practical reason, and in doing so challenges the dominant view of social conventions first laid out by David Lewis. Marmor begins by giving a general account of the nature of conventions, explaining the diffe
Member of
Cataloging source
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Marmor, Andrei
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton monographs in philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Convention (Philosophy)
  • Social sciences
  • Language and languages
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Convention (Philosophy)
  • Language and languages
  • Social sciences
Label
Social conventions : from language to law, Andrei Marmor
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A first look at the nature of conventions -- Constitutive conventions -- Deep conventions -- Conventions of language : semantics -- Conventions of language : pragmatics -- The morality of conventions -- The conventional foundations of law
Control code
ocn592756160
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 186 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400831654
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 245798
  • 22573/ctt11cdk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)592756160
Label
Social conventions : from language to law, Andrei Marmor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A first look at the nature of conventions -- Constitutive conventions -- Deep conventions -- Conventions of language : semantics -- Conventions of language : pragmatics -- The morality of conventions -- The conventional foundations of law
Control code
ocn592756160
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 186 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400831654
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 245798
  • 22573/ctt11cdk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)592756160

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