Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Model Theory: The model theory investigates whether an axiom system is fulfilled and thus provides one (or more) models. Model theory belongs to the semantics because it uses the concept of truth, while the proof theory belongs to the domain of syntax by asking for the existence of finite character string (of proofs). One problem is the exclusion of unintended models.

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
Field, Hartry Model Theory   Field, Hartry
Hintikka, J. Model Theory   Hintikka, J.
Rorty, Richard Model Theory   Rorty, Richard

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-29