|Sentence meaning: in contrast to the case of word meaning, the composition of the parts of the sentence must be taken into account for the sentence meaning. The so-called use theory of meaning does not apply to whole sentences. See also compositionality, use, use theory, truth values, context/context dependency._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
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Sentence Meaning / Frege: the idea is not the meaning of the sentence (but the content) - Different intentions do not change the meaning, but the sense of the sentence.
Newen / Schrenk I21
Sentence Meaning / Frege: truth value - for compositionality, substitutivity and principle of diversity (one of two sentences can be true the other can be wrong) - then truthmaker = circumstances - not meaning = content - ((s) truth-makers as a third instance). - Sentence meaning / Frege: content - sense of the word: way of givenness - sense of proper names / Frege: "the F"._____________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.
Die Grundlagen der Arithmetik Stuttgart 1987
Funktion, Begriff, Bedeutung Göttingen 1994
Logische Untersuchungen Göttingen 1993