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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Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
 
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Meaning/convention: it may be that someone who has changed a habit falls back into the old habit. Even in non-verbal cases.
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Deviations/communication: Deviations must have good reasons.
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Conventions (Walker, Grice Doc 10): you can not find out whether a statement transmits a relationship betw antecedent and consequent due to a special convention or whether this relationship is transmitted conversationally


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Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.

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H. Paul Grice
Handlung, Kommunikation, Bedeutung, Hg. Georg Meggle Frankfurt/M. 1993


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-29