## Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments | |||

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Transitivity: here, we are concerned with the property of relations to be able to continue in the sense that if an a is in relation to a b and b is in relation to a c then a is in the same relation to c. Transitivity in sets means that an element of a subset is at the same time an element of the set containing this subset, or a subset M1 of a subset M2 is also a subset of the M2 containing set M3. See also relations._____________ 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. | |||

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Gärdenfors, Peter | Transitivity | Gärdenfors, Peter | |

Geach, Peter T. | Transitivity | Geach, Peter T. | |

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2018-02-19 |