Farewell to Grelling

Goldstein, Laurence (2003) Farewell to Grelling. Analysis, 63 (277). pp. 31-32. ISSN 0003-2638. (doi:https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0003-2638.2003.00390.x) (Full text available)

MS Word
Download (28kB)


In the space of 620 words, this paper shows that the predicate 'heterological' is ill-defined, hence that no truth-value can be fixed for '"Heterological" is heterological', hence Grelling's Paradox is dissolved.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BC Logic
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of European Culture and Languages
Depositing User: Laurence Goldstein
Date Deposited: 08 Sep 2008 17:12 UTC
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2011 00:08 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/8368 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
  • Depositors only (login required):


Downloads per month over past year