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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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  • Kripke's argument is best approached by first considering what is often called a dispositional theory of linguistic meaning.
  • This image reflects a "dispositional" diagnosis of our problems, as social psychologists would call it: Our problem is the weak (lacking in will) disposition of people.
  • We also fall prey to the fundamental attribution error, where we overvalue "dispositional" elements "She's bad at money" and undervalue
  • At any given time, nearly all a person's beliefs are dispositional. for more
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