Language:  A Biological Model

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction

Chapter 1:  Language Conventions Made Simple

Chapter 2:  In Defense of Public Language

Chapter 3:  Meaning, Meaning and Meaning

Chapter 4:  The Son and the Daughter:  On Sellars, Brandom and Millikan

Chapter 5:  The Language-thought Partnership

Chapter 6:  Why (most) Kinds are not Classes

Chapter 7:  Cutting Philosophy of Language Down to Size

Chapter 8:  Proper Function and Convention in Speech Acts

Chapter 9:  Pushmi-pullyu Representations

Chapter 10:  Semantics/Pragmatics (Purposes and Cross-purposes)