|Meaning postulates: attempt to define the meanings of individual words of language to form a system.See also language rules._____________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. |
Meaning postulates / Carnap / Armstrong: Solution for "deep structure" of regularity: at the level of connection of universals regularity is guaranteed. (linguistically) But this entailment is not formal but just m.p.._____________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.
AR II = Disp
D. M. Armstrong
Dispositions, Tim Crane, London New York 1996
What is a Law of Nature? Cambridge 1983