Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Addition: elementary arithmetic, which is usually characterized by associativity and commutativity and a neutral zero element.
 
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Quine, Willard Van Orman
 
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Addition IX 58
Addition/multiplication/potency/arithmetic/Quine: x + y = S l y x - x times y = (lz(x + z)) l y0 ((s) what is added y times to x) (lambda operator.) - xy = (lz (x times z) l y 1
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IX 79
Definition sum/definition product/definition potency/Quine: 16.1 "a + b" stands for "i lb" a - 16.2 "a times b" stands for "[lx (a + x)] lb "L." - 16.3 "a b" stands for "[lx(a times x)] lb "{L}" - since these are descriptions, they can be replaced with variables.

Q I
W.V.O. Quine
Wort und Gegenstand Stuttgart 1980

Q II
W.V.O. Quine
Theorien und Dinge Frankfurt 1985

Q III
W.V.O. Quine
Grundzüge der Logik Frankfurt 1978

Q IX
W.V.O. Quine
Mengenlehre und ihre Logik Wiesbaden 1967

Q V
W.V.O. Quine
Die Wurzeln der Referenz Frankfurt 1989

Q VI
W.V.O. Quine
Unterwegs zur Wahrheit Paderborn 1995

Q VII
W.V.O. Quine
From a logical point of view Cambridge, Mass. 1953

Q VIII
W.V.O. Quine
Bezeichnung und Referenz
In
Zur Philosophie der idealen Sprache, J. Sinnreich (Hg), München 1982

Q X
W.V.O. Quine
Philosophie der Logik Bamberg 2005

Q XII
W.V.O. Quine
Ontologische Relativität Frankfurt 2003


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-30