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Correspondence Theory: truth as correspondence of statements with objects resp. situations in the world. The correspondence theory is a thesis about truth, not about the world. See also mapping relation, representation, picture theory, coherence theory

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Horwich I 185
Correspondence Theory / Austin: purified version: thesis: a proposition is true; 0 a speech (episode) is conventionally based on something outside itself - Correspondence / Austin:. Always conventional - StrawsonVsAustin: eliminate Corr-Th.! - StrawsonVsAustin. we cannot always equate statements with events (episodes) - Possibility of an event is enough.


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John L. Austin
I Austin Wahrheit in: Wahrheitstheorien Hrsg. Skirbekk, Frankfurt/M 1996
II Jörgen Husted "Austin" aus :Hügli (Hrsg) Philosophie im 20. Jahrhhundert, Reinbek 1993
III Austin: "Ein Plädoyer für Entschuldigungen" aus: Linguistik und Philosophie (Grewendorf/Meggle(Hg)) Frankfurt (Athenäum) 1974/1995
Hor I
P. Horwich (Ed.)
Theories of Truth Aldershot 1994


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