Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Question: a sentence within a communication context that requires one or more further sentences (see also answers). The question in many languages is characterized by a slightly altered word position, as opposed to the corresponding sentence, as well as an attached or pre-set symbol (question symbol). A response is not guaranteed and does not have to be done so that a question retains its form and content. See also statements, commands, sentences, speech act theory.

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
Belnap, Nuel Questions   Belnap, Nuel
Bigelow, John Questions   Bigelow, John
Cavell, Stanley Questions   Cavell, Stanley
Dummett, Michael Questions   Dummett, Michael
Frege, Gottlob Questions   Frege, Gottlob
Hamblin, C.L. Questions   Hamblin, C.L.
Hintikka, J. Questions   Hintikka, J.
Mayr, E. Questions   Mayr, E.
Prior, Arthur Questions   Prior, Arthur

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-23