Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Inferential role: the inferential role is the variation potential that linguistic expressions have within conclusions. The reference to truth thus emerges only indirectly in the evaluation of the overall argumentation and not every speaker is aware of this.
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I 153
Inferential role/Brandom: Without them it is not clear why what is represented by an atomic sentence or a simple predicate should be important for what is represented by another one - e.g. non-inferential: Indicating: cannot form an independent field of language.
I 187f
Content/Dummett/Brandom: conceptual content as inferential role: 1) circumstances: (sets of premises) - 2) consequences: (narrowing of consequences).
I 190
Empirical concepts: rather non-inferential - circumstances: also beliefs, actions, perceptions.

Bra I
R. Brandom
Expressive Vernunft Frankfurt 2000

Bra II
R. Brandom
Begr√ľnden und Begreifen Frankfurt 2001

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-26