Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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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Frank I I 627
Belief/True/Rationality: it is pointless to assume a completely different rationality for the speaker, because we can only interpret him based on our own criteria of rationality.
Perler/Wild I 128
Thinking/Criterion/Davidson: criterion for thinking: the ability to be surprised - but that does not mean that all thought is self-conscious. - Keyword: conviction - namely because it can be true or false. - So we have the concept of objective truth.

D. Davidson
Der Mythos des Subjektiven Stuttgart 1993

D. Davidson
Handlung und Ereignis Frankfurt 1990

D. Davidson
Wahrheit und Interpretation Frankfurt 1990

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-25