Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Contradictions, philosophy: A. Contradiction in a broad sense is conceived in philosophy, for example, in Hegel or Marx, as a fruitful contrast, which gives rise to a further development. B. In bivalent logic, a contradictory statement is a statement of the form A and non-A. Statements of this form cannot be true. See also consistency, theorem of contradiction, multi-valued logic.

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
Adorno, Th.W. Contradictions   Adorno, Th.W.
Feyerabend, Paul Contradictions   Feyerabend, Paul
Field, Hartry Contradictions   Field, Hartry
Foucault, M. Contradictions   Foucault, M.
Geach, Peter T. Contradictions   Geach, Peter T.
Hegel, G.W.F. Contradictions   Hegel, G.W.F.
Logic Texts Contradictions   Logic Texts
Millikan, Ruth Contradictions   Millikan, Ruth
Russell, Bertrand Contradictions   Russell, Bertrand

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-07-28