Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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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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I 60
Meaning/content/Validity/Valid/Use/use theory/Nagel: the validity of thoughts does not depend on how they are used.
I 61
However, the practice of a community cannot be beaten by objectivity: language changes - for the content of thought - as opposed to the meaning of the words, this is not true -" meaning: is contingent! - "E.g. that "and" is a word of conjunction - "Thought content: is the conjunction (not contingent).

N I
Th. Nagel
Das letzte Wort Stuttgart 1999

N II
Th. Nagel
Was bedeutet das alles? Stuttgart 1990

N III
Th. Nagel
Die Grenzen der Objektivität Stuttgart 1991


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-29