Philosophy Dictionary of Arguments

Screenshot Tabelle Begriffe

Unicorn example, philosophy: the problem is about linguistic expressions for non-existent objects and principles of using these expressions. In logic it comes to the question of whether sentences containing expressions for non-existent objects are true, false, or senseless. See also Pegasus, nonexistence, reference, truth value, truth conditions, assertibility, meaning, sense, truth value gap.

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
Brandom, Robert Unicorn Example   Brandom, Robert
Cresswell, Maxwell J. Unicorn Example   Cresswell, Maxwell J.
Danto, Arthur C. Unicorn Example   Danto, Arthur C.
Esfeld, Michael Unicorn Example   Esfeld, Michael
Frege, Gottlob Unicorn Example   Frege, Gottlob
Goodman, Nelson Unicorn Example   Goodman, Nelson
Kripke, Saul A. Unicorn Example   Kripke, Saul A.
Prior, Arthur Unicorn Example   Prior, Arthur
Quine, Willard Van Orman Unicorn Example   Quine, Willard Van Orman

Authors A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   Z  

Concepts A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   Z