Francois Recanati

Books by this Author

An Essay on Metarepresentation
By Francois Recanati
Among the entities that can be mentally or linguistically represented are mental and linguistic representations themselves. That is, we can think and talk about speech and thought. This phenomenon is known as metarepresentation. An example is "Authors believe that people read books."In this book François Recanati discusses the structure of metarepresentation from a variety of...
By Francois Recanati, John R. Searle
The study of rationality and practical reason, or rationality in action, has been central to Western intellectual culture. In this invigorating book, John Searle lays out six claims of what he calls the Classical Model of rationality and shows why they are false. He then presents an alternative theory of the role of rationality in thought and action.A central point of Searle's theory is that...