Interpretation and Construction: Art, Speech, and the Law by Robert Stecker

By Robert Stecker

Interpretation and Construction examines the translation and items of intentional human habit, focusing totally on matters in paintings, legislation, and daily speech.

  • Focuses on inventive interpretation, but in addition contains prolonged dialogue of interpretation of the legislations and daily speech and communication.
  • Written by way of one of many major theorists of interpretation.
  • Theoretical discussions are constantly situated round examples for ease of comprehension.

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