Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Conceptualism, philosophy: the thesis that concepts are constructions of the human mind and, for their part, have no real existence. This also denies the existence of universals. They exist at most as divisions, but not as ideas. See also nominalism, conceptual realism, platonism, universals, ideas.

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
Armstrong, D.M. Conceptualism   Armstrong, D.M.
Locke, John Conceptualism   Locke, John
Quine, Willard Van Orman Conceptualism   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Tugendhat, E. Conceptualism   Tugendhat, E.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-25