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Thinking precisely about vagueness: an interview with Anna Mahtani

Mahtani, Anna (2014) Thinking precisely about vagueness: an interview with Anna Mahtani. LSE Philosophy Blog (04 Dec 2014). Website.

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Abstract

How many hairs must a person lose before they become bald? There doesn’t seem to be an easy way of answering this. This is because “bald”, along with a large number of other words, is vague. This vagueness causes problems and Anna Mahtani specialises in thinking very precisely about these problems…

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://www.lse.ac.uk/philosophy/department-blog/
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
Sets: Collections > LSE Philosophy Blog
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2017 08:57
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2019 23:15
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/80857

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