Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Circumstances, philosophy: the concept of circumstances is relevant in the context of observations which are intended to confirm or disprove a hypothesis within an assumed theory. What belongs to the relevant circumstances is determined by the theory. See also situations, states, conditions, theories, ceteris paribus, experiments, observation, theoretical terms, theoretical entities, relevance, significance.

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 Circumstances   Brandom, Robert
Cavell, Stanley Circumstances   Cavell, Stanley
Chalmers, David Circumstances   Chalmers, David
Davidson, Donald Circumstances   Davidson, Donald
Fodor, Jerry Circumstances   Fodor, Jerry
Goodman, Nelson Circumstances   Goodman, Nelson
Grice, H.P. Circumstances   Grice, H.P.
Hungerland, I. C. Circumstances   Hungerland, I. C.
Kripke, Saul Aaron Circumstances   Kripke, Saul Aaron
Quine, Willard Van Orman Circumstances   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Sellars, Wilfrid Circumstances   Sellars, Wilfrid
Tugendhat, E. Circumstances   Tugendhat, E.
Vollmer, Gerhard Circumstances   Vollmer, Gerhard
Wittgenstein, L. Circumstances   Wittgenstein, L.

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