Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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I 288
Determinateness / Ayer: defined by containment: that my shoes are blacc entails that they are not brown, but not vice versa - that I write entails that anybody writes, but not vice versa - Def Determinateness / Ayer: a statement is absolutely specific in L, if no statement can be made that contains this statement, without being included in it - (> mininal / Chisholm) - then hierarchy constructible in L - problem: you may make a statement beconme more specific, by connecting another with it (conjunction,> Goodman: "fake theory" (> slingshot argument) - I 289 > Big fact: expressed by a conjunction of all independent true statements.

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I Ayer Wahrheit, aus "Wahrheitstheorien" Hrsg. Skirbekk Frankfurt/M 1996
II Hügli ()Hrsg.) Philosophie im 20. Jahrhundert, Reinbek 1993

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-08-19