Conjoining and the weak/strong quantifier distinction

Collins, John (2020) Conjoining and the weak/strong quantifier distinction. Croatian Journal of Philosophy, 20 (3). pp. 283-294. ISSN 0022-362X

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Pietroski’s model of semantic composition is introduced and compared to the standard type hierarchy. Particular focus is then given to Pietroski’s account of quantification. The question is raised of how the model might account for the weak/strong distinction in natural language quantification. A number of options are addressed and one proposal is tentatively recommended.

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