Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

 
Analytic/synthetic: achieved by decomposition or by composition. In philosophy analytically true = true according to the meaning of the components - synthetic insight = substantial expansion of knowledge.

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Me I 27
Analytical/Kant/Menne: analytical judgment: so narrow that most of the mathematics and logic already falls in the area of synthetic judgment.
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Sai IV 271
Analytic/synthetic: error: There are invalid arguments whose premises are analytical, but their conclusion is synthetic.
E.g. "Whatever will be, will be." The wrong conclusion is drawn that the future is preordained! (> Determinism)
E.g. "business is business" - From this the synthetic judgment is concluded that business was not moral.


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Logic Texts
Me I Albert Menne Folgerichtig Denken Darmstadt 1988
HH II Hoyningen-Huene Formale Logik, Stuttgart 1998
Re III Stephen Read Philosophie der Logik Hamburg 1997
Sal IV Wesley C. Salmon Logik Stuttgart 1983
Sai V R.M.Sainsbury Paradoxien Stuttgart 2001


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-20