|Existence, philosophy, logic: the fact that there is something to which properties can be attributed. That does not mean that something has to be given immediately or can be perceived by the senses. See also ontology, properties, predicates, existence statements, realism, quantification, ascription._____________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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|Read III 153
Existence/Frege: is a second order property. - Property of a property: having an example.
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Frege II 57
Existence/Sense/Meaning/Subordinate Clause/Subsentence/Frege: E.g. "After the severance of Schleswig-Holstein from Denmark, Prussia and Austria quarreled." - The severance is not part of the sense - it is rather a prerequisite for the whole sentence to makes sense._____________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.
Die Grundlagen der Arithmetik Stuttgart 1987
Funktion, Begriff, Bedeutung Göttingen 1994
Logische Untersuchungen Göttingen 1993
Philosophie der Logik Hamburg 1997
Thinking About Logic: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Logic 1st Edition Oxford 1995