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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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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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.


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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.

D I
D. Davidson
Der Mythos des Subjektiven Stuttgart 1993

D III
D. Davidson
Handlung und Ereignis Frankfurt 1990

D IV
D. Davidson
Wahrheit und Interpretation Frankfurt 1990


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-28