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Quine, Two Dogmas of Empricism:
1st Dogma distinction analytic/synthetic - 2nd Dogma reductionism. The belief that each meaningful statement is equivalent to a logical construction of terms which refer to immediate experience. - Quine, W.V.O. (1951), "Two Dogmas of Empiricism," The Philosophical Review 60, 20–43. Reprinted in his 1953 From a Logical Point of View. Harvard University Press. See also analytic/synthetic, reduction, reductionism, conceptual schemes, holism. Later D. Davidson discussed a 3rd dogma (separation scheme/content).
 
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II 121 ff
Incommensuralibility/Davidson: sets separation scheme / content (3rd Dogma). Scheme / content / Davidson: (Third Dogma): Scheme: Language in Quine - Content: "empirical meaning" in Quine. (McDowell).
II 129
2nd Dogma / Quine / Davidson: reductionism: the claim that every meaningful statement is equivalent to a logical construction of terms which refer to immediate experience - ((s) instead network with purely logical truths in the center).

D I
D. Davidson
Der Mythos des Subjektiven Stuttgart 1993

D III
D. Davidson
Handlung und Ereignis Frankfurt 1990

D IV
D. Davidson
Wahrheit und Interpretation Frankfurt 1990


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-30