Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Truth Theory, philosophy: In truth theories, the question is whether and how truth is to be defined. Roughly differentiated are A. Theories on the correspondence of statements with facts (correspondence theories). B. Theories of internal consistency within a system of statements (coherence theories). See also truth definition, truth, truth values, truth predicate, deflationism, disquotationalism, disquotation.

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
Davidson, Donald Truth Theory   Davidson, Donald
Dummett, Michael Truth Theory   Dummett, Michael
Field, Hartry Truth Theory   Field, Hartry
Fodor, Jerry Truth Theory   Fodor, Jerry
Foster, J.A. Truth Theory   Foster, J.A.
Peacocke, Christopher Truth Theory   Peacocke, Christopher
Putnam, Hilary Truth Theory   Putnam, Hilary
Tarski, A. Truth Theory   Tarski, A.
Wittgenstein, L. Truth Theory   Wittgenstein, L.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-20