Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Disposition, philosophy: the tendency for a certain behavior that is not yet occurred at the present time. Problem Statements containing dispositional terms, cannot be determined in their truth value, as the relevant event has not yet occurred. In classic logic can even be concluded that a sentence containing a dispositional term will be trivially true as long as the relevant circumstances are not realized. See also dispositional terms, counterfactual conditionals, law statements.
 
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IV 120
Holism / Ryle / Fodor / Lepore: Wish / Ryle: Thesis: it requests are a kind of behavioral disposition - Fodor / LeporeVsHolism: if it is semantically necessary to execute the aciton that leads to it, then it is the contingent! -

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J. Fodor/E. Lepore
Holism Cambridge USA Oxford UK 1992


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-27