Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Categories: categories are basic concepts for classifying the objects of a knowledge domain into different groups or hierarchies. In philosophy, the category systems of different authors can differ considerably. Concepts which are not suitable for classifying are transcendentals, e.g. the concept of similarity. However, these concepts are again applicable to categorized objects.

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
Gärdenfors, Peter Categories   Gärdenfors, Peter
Kant, I. Categories   Kant, I.
Lewis, David Categories   Lewis, David
Meixner, Uwe Categories   Meixner, Uwe
Pinker, Stephen Categories   Pinker, Stephen
Ryle, Gilbert Categories   Ryle, Gilbert

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-28