Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Truth, philosophy: a property of sentences, not a property of utterances because utterances are events. See also truth conditions, truth definition, truth functions, truth predicate, truth table, truth theory, truth value, correspondence theory, coherence theory.

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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V 103
Truth: is the absolutely basic concept for Frege. The definition of the notion of numbers is about the clarification of the truth conditions for sentences such as "The number of planets equals the number of muses".
V 103
FregeVsTruth Definition: recourse: always presumes the truth of other sentences.
Berka I 83
Truth/Frege: 2 types: a) purely logical, from the nature of the argument - b) from experience.
Frege I 48
Truth/Frege: the pursuit of truth allows us to penetrate from sense (intension) to meaning (extension).
IV 33
Truth/Frege: not a sentence is true, but its meaning.
IV 32
Just as a picture cannot be simply true, no idea can be true. - Only in relation to an intention.

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.

G. Frege
Die Grundlagen der Arithmetik Stuttgart 1987

G. Frege
Funktion, Begriff, Bedeutung Göttingen 1994

G. Frege
Logische Untersuchungen Göttingen 1993

Brk I
K. Berka/L. Kreiser
Logik Texte Berlin 1983

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-26