Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Expression: phrase, word, formula, or part of a formula. Below the level of sentences, therefore not true or false.
 
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Expression: "The capital of the German Empire" (representing a proper name, meaning an object)

"Capital of the" unsaturated - "German Empire" saturated

Expression of a function: "The capital of x"

When we take as an argument the German Empire, we obtain Berlin as a function value.

An expression of a truth value does not assert anything yet.

F I
G. Frege
Die Grundlagen der Arithmetik Stuttgart 1987

F II
G. Frege
Funktion, Begriff, Bedeutung Göttingen 1994

F IV
G. Frege
Logische Untersuchungen Göttingen 1993


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-24