Skepticism and Language in Early Modern Philosophy

Skepticism and Language in Early Modern Philosophy

Author: Danilo Marcondes

Publisher: Lexington Books

ISBN: 1793614725

Page: 156

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This book shows that at the beginning of modern thought the revival of ancient skepticism challenged the powers of the intellect in making knowledge possible, opening the way to the consideration of language as an alternative to mental ...

This book shows that at the beginning of modern thought the revival of ancient skepticism challenged the powers of the intellect in making knowledge possible, opening the way to the consideration of language as an alternative to mental representation, thus leading to an early linguistic turn.



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