|Language, philosophy: language is a set of phonetic or written coded forms fixed at a time for the exchange of information or distinctions within a community whose members are able to recognize and interpret these forms as signs or symbols. In a wider sense, language is also a sign system, which can be processed by machines. See also communication, language rules, meaning, meaning change, information, signs, symbols, words, sentences, syntax, semantics, grammar, pragmatics, translation, interpretation, radical interpretation, indeterminacy._____________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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Language/Antiquity: the language reflects the structure of things. Antiquity sees the forms of discourse as the forms of things themselves.
Language/Dewey: he gives a naturalistic interpretation of language and its origin. Gestures and calls are not primarily expressive(!). They are kinds of organic behavior. The baby's cry is organic overflow that happens without any intention but has signaling consequences._____________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.
Essays in Experimental Logic Minneola 2004
John Dewey zur Einführung Hamburg 2016