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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II 224
Synonymy: no criterion, only conjectures about linguistic behavior with "bachelor" and "unmarried man".
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VII 103
Entity/criterion/Quine: not in the singular term but in quantification - statements are made true by the things we say in the range of those entities to which we appeal with "an entity x" - entities are presumed by a theory when some of them are counted among the variables to make the statements true - we cannot tell which objects are presumed in a discourse if we do not have a translatable concept of "there are" - but there is no difference of "there are" in terms of universalia, unicorns, etc. on one side and "there are entities" i.e."(Ey)" on the other side.

Q I
W.V.O. Quine
Wort und Gegenstand Stuttgart 1980

Q II
W.V.O. Quine
Theorien und Dinge Frankfurt 1985

Q III
W.V.O. Quine
Grundzüge der Logik Frankfurt 1978

Q IX
W.V.O. Quine
Mengenlehre und ihre Logik Wiesbaden 1967

Q V
W.V.O. Quine
Die Wurzeln der Referenz Frankfurt 1989

Q VI
W.V.O. Quine
Unterwegs zur Wahrheit Paderborn 1995

Q VII
W.V.O. Quine
From a logical point of view Cambridge, Mass. 1953

Q VIII
W.V.O. Quine
Bezeichnung und Referenz
In
Zur Philosophie der idealen Sprache, J. Sinnreich (Hg), München 1982

Q X
W.V.O. Quine
Philosophie der Logik Bamberg 2005

Q XII
W.V.O. Quine
Ontologische Relativität Frankfurt 2003


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-29