Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Presuppositions: are silent assumptions, which are contained in utterances. These assumptions are suggested by the context or conventions. E.g. "All my children sleep" presupposes that I have children. (See A. von Stechow, "Schritte zur Satzsemantik", ww.sfs.uni-tuebingen.de/~astechow/Aufsaetze/Schritte.pdf (26.06.2006) p. 80).

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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
Geach, Peter T. Presuppositions   Geach, Peter T.
Hungerland, I. C. Presuppositions   Hungerland, I. C.
Rynin, D. Presuppositions   Rynin, D.
Stechow, A. von Presuppositions   Stechow, A. von
Strawson, Peter F. Presuppositions   Strawson, Peter F.


Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-10-19