Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Antirealism: (Michael Dummett) the thesis that it has to be possible to be shown through behavior that alternatives to an assumed fact could make a difference. In the case of undecidable sentences such as the number of geese on the Capitol this is not possible.
 
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Re III 275
Antirealism / Dummett / Read: understanding must be shown - understanding must manifest itself - truth is not evidence-transcendent -VsTradition: Understanding of counterfactual situations can not be manifest, not communicated, and therefore not be acquired.
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 2017-05-26