Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Content: content is that part of a statement, what can be represented by another statement, which differs in a respect from the original statement, e.g. it uses other expressions with the same reference. That, in which the second statement deviates belongs then to the vocabulary, to the syntax or grammar, the matching can be called content.
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Brandom I 509
Content / Dummett: distinguishes between free-standing and embedded contents - truth value: - Designatedness - freestanding content / / Multiple value - embedded content.
I Brandom 510
The substitution mechanism is applied here to contents, not to forms.
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Dummett III 42
Content/Dummett: Thesis: c. is characterized by what would make an assertion appear to be misguided, not by what would prove it to be correct - someone who asserts a conditional will not exactly rule out the falsity of the antecedent - our concepts of right and wrong are asymmetrical.
III 43
Consequence of falsehood: withdrawal of the assertion - there are no clear consequence for correctness.

Du I
M. Dummett
Urspr√ľnge der analytischen Philosophie Frankfurt 1992

M. Dummett
Wahrheit Stuttgart 1982

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 2017-05-23