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Redundancy theory: comprises the thesis that nothing is added to a true sentence when it is said that it is true. In other words, each sentence asserts its own truth; the appending of the truth predicate "is true" would thus be redundant. See also judgment, truth theory, truth definition, deflationism, minimalism, disquotationalism, all that he said is true, predication.
 
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MeixnerVsRedundancy theory: in contrast, the standard ontological analysis provides an additional entity: three names instead of two: e.g. Regensburg and the Danube and as the third: "is situated on": this requires universals - ChisholmVs.

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U. Meixner
Einf├╝hrung in die Ontologie Darmstadt 2004


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