|Deflationism: collective term for theories that conceive truth as a property of sentences, not as something that should be realized (> pragmatism). The basis for deflationism is the scheme of Tarki’s definition of truth like "Snow is white" is true if and only if snow is white. See also disquotationalism, theories of truth, truth definition, meaning theory, meaning holism, holism, prosentential theory, translation, pragmatism._____________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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|Brandom I 471
Redundancy Theory/Dummett/Brandom: presupposes the content of the non-semantic assertion in view of which the semantic assertion ("it is true that ...") is redundant.
DummettVsDeflationism: therefore propositional content cannot be explained by truth conditions - (although everything has truth conditions)._____________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.
Ursprünge der analytischen Philosophie Frankfurt 1992
Wahrheit Stuttgart 1982
Expressive Vernunft Frankfurt 2000
Begründen und Begreifen Frankfurt 2001