Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Inferential role: the inferential role is the variation potential that linguistic expressions have within conclusions. The reference to truth thus emerges only indirectly in the evaluation of the overall argumentation and not every speaker is aware of this.

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
Block, Ned Inferential Role   Block, Ned
Brandom, Robert Inferential Role   Brandom, Robert
Fodor, Jerry Inferential Role   Fodor, Jerry

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