|Identification: A) Identification is the equivalence of two characterizations of an object in which new properties may be attributed to the object. B) Identification is the discovery that an object is a particular element from a set of objects. In this case, the number of initially assumed properties of the object may be reduced. See also specification, background, information._____________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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Identification/individuation/Gärdenfors: objects have further properties than the object categorical properties of the concept space:
a) two objects seen as different ones can turn out to be the same: e.g. the morning star turns out to be the same planet as the evening star.
b) an object can turn out to be different on different occasions: e.g. the cyclist was the twin sister of the suspected person._____________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 Geometry of Meaning Cambridge 2014