Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Ostension: is the pointing to objects for the purpose of definition or description. A known problem is the indeterminacy or lack of uniqueness of the reference in pointing. For example, an object, its form, its nature, its history, its weight, etc., can be meant. See also Gavagai, pointing, to mean, indicative definition, definition, definability, statue/sound.
 
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Cardorff II 26ff
Showing/Heidegger/Cardorff: We have to engage ourselves into what is shown, we belong to it.

Hei III
Martin Heidegger
Sein und Zeit Berlin 2006

Hei II
Peter Cardorff
Martin Heidegger Frankfurt/M. 1991


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-27