Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Criteria: do not follow from a definition but must be developed. The criteria for the application of a concept to an object are more concerned with language practice in a community. E.g. the definition of truth does not provide a criterion for which sentences are true.
 
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I 283
Criterion of truth / Ayer: any two different statements already subject to different criteria of truth -but the c.o.t. can be classified.
Horwich I 102
Criterion of truth / Ayer: is what Schlick means with conformity - (if we clearly state that). conformity / verification / Ayer: is not similarity - (eg number of words in the sentence / chairs in the room.) - T-criterion: according to our perceptions (observations).
A.J.Ayer
I Ayer Wahrheit, aus "Wahrheitstheorien" Hrsg. Skirbekk Frankfurt/M 1996
II Hügli ()Hrsg.) Philosophie im 20. Jahrhundert, Reinbek 1993
Hor I
P. Horwich (Ed.)
Theories of Truth Aldershot 1994


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-27