Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Translation, philosophy: philosophically interesting in the transmission of a text into another language is its indeterminateness - the fundamental impossibility of choosing between available competing versions, if the source language is too little known. See also Gavagai, idiolect, uncertainty of translation, indeterminacy, translation manual, ostension, pointing.

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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
Benjamin, W. Translation   Benjamin, W.
Carnap, Rudolf Translation   Carnap, Rudolf
Churchland, Paul M. Translation   Churchland, Paul M.
Davidson, Donald Translation   Davidson, Donald
Dennett, Daniel Translation   Dennett, Daniel
Derrida, J. Translation   Derrida, J.
Duhem, Pierre Translation   Duhem, Pierre
Dummett, Michael Translation   Dummett, Michael
Field, Hartry Translation   Field, Hartry
Frith, Chris Translation   Frith, Chris
Grover, D. L. Translation   Grover, D. L.
Heidegger, M. Translation   Heidegger, M.
Kuhn, Thomas Translation   Kuhn, Thomas
Lewis, David Translation   Lewis, David
Mates, B. Translation   Mates, B.
Millikan, Ruth Translation   Millikan, Ruth
Poundstone, W. Translation   Poundstone, W.
Putnam, Hilary Translation   Putnam, Hilary
Quine, Willard Van Orman Translation   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rorty, Richard Translation   Rorty, Richard
Schiffer, Stephen Translation   Schiffer, Stephen
Searle, John R. Translation   Searle, John R.
Sellars, Wilfrid Translation   Sellars, Wilfrid


Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-26