|Syntheticity, philosophy: something is synthetic that comes from a composition of previously separate entities and has new qualities in the composition. In the philosophical discussion the analytic is opposed to the synthetic the one which satisfies stricter criteria, by not introducing qualities which were not previously found in the object of investigation. See also analyticity/syntheticity, analytical, analysis, emergence._____________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. |
Immanuel Kant on Syntheticity - Philosophy Dictionary of Arguments
Bubner I 101
Synthesis / Kant / Bubner: much deeper potentiality of the free development of the possibility of judgement before all the specification of separation: action. - This is Kant s new discovery - I 103 Unit of action: 3 moments: 1st given manifold, 2nd connecting, 3rd the unit. - No independent unity. - The unity is not opposed to the many as an isolated principle - therefore the idealism of the identity of identity and non-identity._____________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. 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.
I Günter Schulte Kant Einführung (Campus) Frankfurt 1994
Externe Quellen. ZEIT-Artikel 11/02 (Ludger Heidbrink über Rawls)
Volker Gerhard "Die Frucht der Freiheit" Plädoyer für die Stammzellforschung ZEIT 27.11.03
Antike Themen und ihre moderne Verwandlung Frankfurt 1992