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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Richard Rorty
III 26
Criteria/Rorty: the search for criteria is the search for a hidden nature.
Horwich I 447
Criterion of truth/idealism/Rorty: coherence.
V 25
Criterion/Justification/Rorty: E.g. criteria-less justification: Democracy/Churchill: is the worst form that you can imagine, except for all the others that have been tried - ((s) List instead of criteria.)
VI 8f
Criterion: justification is a criterion for truth - truth/Rorty: undefinable. (like Davidson).
VI 58f
Criterion/Criteria/Rorty: our criteria are determined by our purposes - not by nature - nature is not divided into inputs.

Ro I
R. Rorty
Der Spiegel der Natur Frankfurt 1997

R. Rorty
Philosophie & die Zukunft Frankfurt 2000

R. Rorty
Kontingenz, Ironie und Solidarität Frankfurt 1992

R. Rorty
Eine Kultur ohne Zentrum Stuttgart 1993

Ro V
R. Rorty
Solidarität oder Objektivität? Stuttgart 1998

R. Rorty
Wahrheit und Fortschritt Frankfurt 2000

Hor I
P. Horwich (Ed.)
Theories of Truth Aldershot 1994

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-24