Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Search  
 
Radical interpretation, philosophy: is an expression for a family of thought experiments, which has the object of the translation of a completely foreign language into the language of the interpreter, which the interpreter does not understand at all. See also translation, indeterminacy, Gavagai.

_____________
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
Avramides, A. Radical Interpretation   Avramides, A.
Carnap, Rudolf Radical Interpretation   Carnap, Rudolf
Davidson, Donald Radical Interpretation   Davidson, Donald
Dummett, Michael Radical Interpretation   Dummett, Michael
Fodor, Jerry Radical Interpretation   Fodor, Jerry
Lewis, David Radical Interpretation   Lewis, David
Quine, Willard Van Orman Radical Interpretation   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rorty, Richard Radical Interpretation   Rorty, Richard
Schiffer, Stephen Radical Interpretation   Schiffer, Stephen


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