Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Conventions: Conventions are agreements on approval and disapproval of actions that may have been made explicitly once, but have evolved over time to a more or less unconscious basis for the coordinated action of most members of a group or society. These conventions, on the other hand, lead to the expectation of certain consequences of actions.
 
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Conventionality / language / RI / Fodor / Lepore: by definition, c. is nothing the radical interpreter can find out! - No Non-German will say "Hund" when he means dog.

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J. Fodor/E. Lepore
Holism Cambridge USA Oxford UK 1992


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