Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Equivalence: Relation between sentences. It exists if both sides have the same truth value, so that they are both true or both false.

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Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.

 
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I 93
material equivalence / Prior: must not be equated with identity - all true propositions are material equivalent, but ((s) they do not say the same thing) - Prior: Paradox of the truth-teller: "I think something true" requires a second truth beside this thought -


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Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.

Pri I
A. Prior
Objects of thought Oxford 1971

Pri II
Arthur N. Prior
Papers on Time and Tense 2nd Edition Oxford 2003


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-07-28