Cashing the Cheques of Common Sense: JL Austin and Philosophy of Language — 3:16

Guy Longworth interviewed by Richard Marshall.

‘Ordinary language philosophers think in that way because they think that competent speakers know what it would be correct or incorrect to say when, and perhaps know why it would be correct or incorrect.’ ‘Experimental philosophers are more generous-perhaps, more democratic-about whose views count and, second, that ordinary language philosophers are more generous about how those views count.’ ‘I think that common-sense is important in philosophy, at

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Walter Veit

Walter Veit

858 Followers

Scientist, philosopher, and writer at the University of Sydney. Homepage: walterveit.com | You can follow me on https://www.facebook.com/WalterVeitOfficialPage