Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Belief, philosophy: attitude of considering a sentence to be true. Unlike religious faith belief is linked to the assessment of probabilities. See also belief, religious belief, propositional attitudes, intensions, probability, belief degrees.
 
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Belief/Ryle: Motivational Words - predicates: stubborn, naive at times - not extendable to the object - but extendable to certain nouns: confidence, instinct, habit, jealousy, attachment, aversion.
Knowledge: ability word.
I 179
Belief/knowledge: dispositions - one can say of the same things that they are known/believed - The behavior is similar if one knows/believes that the ice is not solid - but different sense of "because."
Skills have methods - habits have origins.

Ry I
G. Ryle
Der Begriff des Geistes Stuttgart 1969


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-25