Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Dependence: Question whether statements, phenomena, beliefs, attitudes, actions are influenced causally or otherwise by other statements, beliefs, events, actions etc. and whether this influence is indispensable for their realization. See also counterfactuals, absoluteness.
 
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Peacocke, Christopher
 
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Dependence I 144
experience-dependent / Peacocke: if properties can be causally explained and the object of experience is in a contingent relationship - even places and times (even if they are not experienced literally) - independent of experience: recognition, demonstratives, [self], [now]

Pea I
Chr. R. Peacocke
Sense and Content Oxford 1983


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-23