Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Intentionality: intentionality is the ability of people and higher animals to relate to and react to circumstances such as things and states. Concepts, words, and sentences also refer to something but have no intentionality. This linguistic relating-to is called reference instead.
 
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James I 115
Kuhn: Abstention in the area of ​​non-evident knowledge is not possible! E.g. Columbus based his actions on the hypothesis of a new continent. The sheer determination to discover something is not sufficient. (> Search, >bleief >intentionality).
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James I 116
So there are cases where a fact cannot happen if there is no belief in its happening beforehand
((s)Vs: E.g. However, Columbus discovered something else than he had originally sought.) - ((s) Simply a problem of naming post hoc.)

Ku I
Th. Kuhn
Die Struktur wissenschaftlicher Revolutionen Frankfurt 1973


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-28