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Rationality, philosophy: rationality is the ability of a being to consciously adapt to a situation due to the generalizations of his experiences. It can also be rational to want to learn something new. See also system, order, creativity, discoveries, evaluation, repetition.
 
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Rationality / Geach / Black:. Thesis: ~ although it is reasonable to ask for reasons, it is not always reasonable - e.g. it is not reasonable to ask for what reason you should ever ask for reasons - consistency leads to circles , this is self-destruction of rationality.

Gea I
P.T. Geach
Logic Matters Oxford 1972

Bla I
Max Black
Bedeutung und Intention
In
Handlung, Kommunikation, Bedeutung, G. Meggle (Hg), Frankfurt/M 1979

Bla II
M. Black
Sprache M√ľnchen 1973

Bla III
M. Black
The Prevalence of Humbug Ithaca/London 1983


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