Axiomatizing Semantic Theories of Truth?

Martin Fischer, Volker Halbach, Jönne Kriener, Johannes Stern

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Abstract

We discuss the interplay between the axiomatic and the semantic approach to truth. Often, semantic constructions have guided the development of axiomatic theories and certain axiomatic theories have been claimed to capture a semantic construction. We ask under which conditions an axiomatic theory captures a semantic construction. After discussing some potential criteria, we focus on the criterion of ℕ-categoricity and discuss its usefulness and limits.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)257-287
Number of pages30
JournalReview of Symbolic Logic
Volume8
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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