Publications with Ernest Lepore


  • Holism: A Shopper's Guide, (with J. Fodor), Basil Blackwell, 1992; paperback, 1992. Translated into Japanese, 1997.
  • Holism: A Consumer's Update, ed. and comments, (with J. Fodor), Kluewer, 1994.
  • Rutgers University Invitation to Cognitive Science, ed., (with Z. Pylyshyn), Basil Blackwell, 1999.
  • Meaning and Argument: An Introduction to Logic through Language, Basil Blackwell, 1999.
  • The Philosophy of Donald Davidson: Perspectives on Action and Events, ed., (with B. McLaughlin) Basil Blackwell, 1985; paperback, February, 1988.
  • The Philosophy of Donald Davidson: Perspectives on Inquires into Truth and Interpretation, ed., Basil Blackwell, 1986; paperback, 1989.
  • New Directions in Semantics, ed., Academic Press, 1986; paperback, 1989.


  • "Impossible Words?" (With Jerry Fodor), Linguistic Inquiry v30, summer 1999, pp. 445-453.
  • "All At Sea in Semantic Space: Churchland on Meaning Similarity" (With Jerry Fodor), the Journal of Philosophy, v 96, 1999, pp. 381-403; Rutgers Technical Report Series, 46, 1999. 
  • "Why Compositionality Won't Go Away: Reflections on Horwich's 'Deflationary' Theory" (With Jerry Fodor), Rutgers Technical Report Series, 46, 1999. 
  • The Semantics and Pragmatics of Complex Demonstratives , (TR-43) Ernest Lepore & Kirk Ludwig, RuCCS, 1998. Mind, forthcoming, 2000.
  • "Morphemes Matter," (with J. Fodor), forthcoming; RuCCS Tech Report 
  • "The Emptiness of the Lexicon," (with J. Fodor), Linguistic Inquiry, Vol 29, No. 2, Spring, 1998, pp. 269-288; RuCCS Tech Report 
  • "Varieties of Quotation,"; (with H. Cappelen), Mind, vol.106, July, 1997, pp.-429-450.
  • "Using, Mentioning and Quoting: A Reply to Saka" (with H. Cappelen), Mind, vol.108, October, 1999, pp.741-750. 
  • "The Scope and Limits of Quotation." in: The Philosophy of Donald Davidson, ed. L. E. Hahn, Open Court Publishers, 1999, pp. 691-714. 
  • "On an Alleged Connection between Indirect Speech and Theory of Meaning,"; (with Herman Cappelen), Mind and Language, 1997, 278-296. 
  • "The Pet Fish and the Red Herring: Why concepts aren't prototypes," (with J. Fodor), Cognition, vol.58, no.2, February, 1996, 243-276; RuCCS Tech Report 
  • "Conditions on Understanding Language,"; Aristotelian Society Proceedings, September, 1996:41-60.
  • "What Can't be Valued, Can't Be Valued, and It Can't be Supervalued Either," (with J. Fodor), the Journal of Philosophy, XCIII, 1996, pp. 516-536; RuCCS Tech Report 
  • "Two Dogmas of Empiricism and the Generality Requirement," Nous, 24, 1995, 468-480.
  • "Churchland on State Space Semantics," (with Jerry Fodor), in The Churchlands and their Critics, ed. Robert McCauley, Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1996, 145-158.ADD
  • "Quine and the Propositional Attitudes, " (with B. Loewer), in Essays in Honor of W.V.O. Quine, edited by M. Santombraggio and P. Leonardi, Cambridge University Press, 1995.
  • "What is the Connection Principle?," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, (with Jerry Fodor), December, 1994.
  • "Is Radical Interpretation Possible?," (with Jerry Fodor), in The Philosophy of Donald Davidson, edited R. Stalker, Kluwer Press, 1993:1-23; and in Philosophical Perspectives, vol 8., 1994, edited by James Tomberlin.
  • "Why meaning probably isn't conceptual role," (with Jerry Fodor) in Chicago Linguistic Society Proceedings (1992). Reprinted in Mind and Language, vol. 6, no. 4, 1991:328-342; reprinted in Mental Representations, eds. Stephen Stich and Ted Warfield, Basil Blackwell, 1994.
  • "Subjectivity and Environmentalism," Inquiry, 33, 1990:197-214.
  • "What Davidson Should have Said," (with B. Loewer) Grazer Philosophica, 1989:65-78. Reprinted in Information Based Semantics and Epistemology, ed. E. Villenueva, Basil Blackwell, 1990:190-199.
  • "A Study in Comparative Semantics," (with B. Loewer) Propositional Attitudes: The Role of Content in Logic, Language, and Mind, eds. Tony Anderson and Joseph Owens, University of Chicago Press, 1989:91-112.
  • "You Can Say That Again," (with B. Loewer) Midwest Studies in Philosophy, November, 1989:338-356.ADD
  • "More on Making Mind Matter," (with B. Loewer), Philosophical Topics, XVIII, spring, 1989:175-191.
  • "A Putnam's Progress," (with B. Loewer) Midwest Studies in Philosophy, June, 1988: 467-481.
  • "Mind Matters," (with B. Loewer) The Journal of Philosophy, November 1987: 630-642. Reprinted in The Mind/Body Problem, edited by Richard Warner, Basil Blackwell, 1994.
  • "Solipsistic Semantics," Midwest Studies in Philosophy (with B. Loewer), 1986, 595-614.
  • "Dual Aspect Semantics," (with B. Loewer), New Directions in Semantics, ed. Ernest Lepore, Academic Press, 1986, 83-112. Reprinted in Representations, ed., Stuart Silvers, Philosophical Studies Monographs, 40, December, 1989:161-188.ADD
  • "A Treatment of Quantifier Scope in English," (with J. Garson), Journal of Philosophical Logic, November 1983, 327-358.
  • "Three Trivial Truth Theories," (with B. Loewer), Canadian Journal of Philosophy, September 1983, 433-447.
  • "What Model Theoretic Semantics Cannot Do," Synthese, 54, February 1982, 167-187.
  • "In Defense of Davidson," Linguistics and Philosophy, 5, December 1982, 277-294.
  • "Truth and Inference," Erkenntnis, 18, November 1982, 379-395.
  • "Translational Semantics," (with B. Loewer) Synthese, 48, July 1981, 121-133.

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