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The 'Gad's Hill' plot thickens - what the Dickens!

Talking Humanities

The 'Gad's Hill' plot thickens - what the Dickens!

An outline of a plot found among letters from members of Charles Dickens' family is most intriguing, says Dr Cynthia Johnston.

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Naming and Necessity Revisited - Prof. Saul Kripke

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Naming and Necessity Revisited - Professor Saul Kripke​

In this talk Professor Saul Kripke presupposed knowledge of Naming and Necessity and took the opportunity to revisit some of its more controversial points. Professor Kripke addressed some misinterpretations as well as discussed some statements and characterizations he made that needed modification, correction, or further elaboration.