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Necessity, philosophy: different kinds of necessity are distinguished, differing in their strength. For example, physical, logical or metaphysical necessity. See also necessity de dicto, necessity de re.

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Crispin Wright on Necessity - Dictionary of Arguments

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Necessity/Wright: it is in the world or in the terms? - McDowell’s Wittgenstein: "fully satisfactying intermediate position": both!
WrightVs: "Platonic Scylla": absurd revaluation of the rules (>Realism).
"Rule-skeptical Charybdis": no rules at all (> Anti-Realism).
Wright: both are absurd.
McDowell: "fully satisfying intermediate position": thesis: the rules are always within the practice.


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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. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments
The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.

WrightCr I
Crispin Wright
Truth and Objectivity, Cambridge 1992
German Edition:
Wahrheit und Objektivität Frankfurt 2001

WrightCr II
Crispin Wright
"Language-Mastery and Sorites Paradox"
In
Truth and Meaning, G. Evans/J. McDowell, Oxford 1976

WrightGH I
Georg Henrik von Wright
Explanation and Understanding, New York 1971
German Edition:
Erklären und Verstehen Hamburg 2008


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