Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Assertion: a statement that goes beyond mere writing down of a sentence or a string of characters. By the assertion the subject is commited to certain other claims. See also score keeping, inferences, speech acts, statements.

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.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Brandom, Robert Assertions   Brandom, Robert
Dewey, J. Assertions   Dewey, J.
Dummett, Michael Assertions   Dummett, Michael
Frege, Gottlob Assertions   Frege, Gottlob
Geach, Peter T. Assertions   Geach, Peter T.
Grice, H.P. Assertions   Grice, H.P.
Hume, D. Assertions   Hume, D.
McDowell, John Assertions   McDowell, John
Tugendhat, E. Assertions   Tugendhat, E.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-20