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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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Schiffer, Stephen
 
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Intentions I 156
Meaning/intentionality/Schiffer: when people have no intentions or no beliefs, symbols and sounds have no meaning, or any semantic properties - Quine pro Brentano/Schiffer: you cannot break out of the intentional vocabulary - but it does not belong to the canonical schema.

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St. Schiffer
Remnants of Meaning Cambridge 1987


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-28