Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Indeterminacy, philosophy: An object is indeterminate if its linguistic description indicates fewer characteristics than a member of a (linguistic) community usually needs to distinguish the object from other objects. See also uncertainty of translation, vagueness, under-determinateness, inscrutability, determinateness.

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
Buridan, J. Indeterminacy   Buridan, J.
Chomsky, Noam Indeterminacy   Chomsky, Noam
Davidson, Donald Indeterminacy   Davidson, Donald
Dennett, Daniel Indeterminacy   Dennett, Daniel
Duhem, Pierre Indeterminacy   Duhem, Pierre
Feyerabend, Paul Indeterminacy   Feyerabend, Paul
Field, Hartry Indeterminacy   Field, Hartry
Frith, Chris Indeterminacy   Frith, Chris
McDowell, John Indeterminacy   McDowell, John
McGinn, Colin Indeterminacy   McGinn, Colin
Millikan, Ruth Indeterminacy   Millikan, Ruth
Putnam, Hilary Indeterminacy   Putnam, Hilary
Quine, Willard Van Orman Indeterminacy   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rorty, Richard Indeterminacy   Rorty, Richard
Stalnaker, R. Indeterminacy   Stalnaker, R.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-24