Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Intention: the will to commit an act, as opposed to a random occurrence of such an event. See also motives, causation, will.
 
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Bennett, J.
 
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Intentions Avr I 17
BennettVsGrice: instead of intentions (too complicated): simply "Plain Talk": speaker relies on thefaith of the listener whenever an utterance U is expressed a particular proposition p is true - GriceVsVs: instead: "background-fact" - eliminates troublesome propositional attitudes - Avramides: pro intentions - and why should they be easy?
Jonathan Bennett
I Bennett Die Strategie des Bedeutungs-Nominalismus aus Meggle (Hrsg) Handlung, Kommunikation, Bedeutung, Frankf/M 1979


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