W. V. Quine --> reviewed by Jenny Teichman -->

This little book is based on the Ferrater Mora lectures given by Quine in 1990. In his preface he writes:

The Ferrater Mora lectures are a semiannual event at the Universitat de Girona, in Catalonia, honoring the memory of the late philosopher and novelist Josep María Ferrater Mora. The lecturer meets a selected group of some forty auditors ten times, over a period of two weeks, for a total of twenty-odd hours of lectures and discussion. Four eminent colleagues are invited along with the lecturer to participate in the discussion.

In 1990 the four additional Eminences were Donald Davidson, Burton Dreben, Dagfinn Føllesdal, and Roger Gibson.

Chapter One, “Days...


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