Proper Names as Rigid Designators

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The article focuses on the critical analysis of the concept of proper names as rigid designators. The arguments in favor of the theory of meaning for ordinary proper names and its problems are considered. The author comes to the conclusion that the theory is open to objection.

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A Z Chernyak

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Department of Social Philosophy Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


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