|Phenomenology: is the philosophical direction, which goes back to E. Husserl and which assumes that the phenomena of the objects are what is given to us immediately. According to this assumption, these phenomena are the only evident things to us. See also representation, phenomena, perception, certainty, evidence._____________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. |
Phenomenology/Hintikka: one can say that phenomenology is actually a study of meanings and significance.
Meaning/Husserl/Hintikka: thesis: all meaning is ultimately expressed as linguistic meaning.
Definition Meaning/Hintikka: Function of possible worlds on extensions.
Worlds: are the arguments of functions that are meanings.
Intentionality/Hintikka: if it is to be defined by the necessity of explaining it through possible worlds, we must examine possible counterexamples._____________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.
Merrill B. Hintikka
The Logic of Epistemology and the Epistemology of Logic Dordrecht 1989
J. Hintikka/M. B. Hintikka
Untersuchungen zu Wittgenstein Frankfurt 1996