Quote: a theory of belief sentences must distinguish between the form of a sentence and the meaning of individual words or expressions; e.g., "good"

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beliefs and propositional attitudes

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the discussion of belief sentences has been plagued … sentences (which is in the province of a … are treated as primitive by the theory). … I think it is hard to exaggerate the … or grammar, and the analysis of individual concepts. … like "Bardot is good" raise no special problems … But "good" as it features in "Bardot is … We might think of taking "is a good … But worse, it would bar us from framing … to treat as logically simple (and hence accommodate … good 28- years-old conversationalist," and so forth. The …   Google-1   Google-2

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