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- See also changes related to Saul Kripke, or pages that link to Saul Kripke or to this page or whose text .
- Analytic philosophy : Philosophical tradition that emphasizes the logical analysis of concepts and the study of the language in which they are expressed.
- Philosophy : The study of the meaning and justification of beliefs about the most general, or universal, aspects of things.
- Philosophy of language : Philosophical study of the nature and use of natural languages and the relations between language, language users, and the world.
- Naming and Necessity : 1980 book by American philosopher Saul Kripke that describes a causal theory of proper names as an alternative to a theory of proper names based on use of one or more definite descriptions.
- Definite descriptions : Linguistic expressions that describe a particular, definite object and fit the form "The F is G".
- Reference (philosophy) : Issue in philosophy of language regarding the nature of the relationship between word and world: names, general terms, indexicals and definite descriptions.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein : (1889–1951) Austrian-born philosopher, author of the Tractatus and Philosophical Investigations.