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Similarity: conformity of one or more - but not all - properties of two or more objects.
 
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Dummett, Michael
 
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Similarity III 7
Meaning of direction/Frege: from parallelism to a second line - analog: truth value from equality of two truth values.
III 97ff
Meaning/Dummett: understanding of meaning is not to be explained by equality of meaning.
Meaning theory/Dummett: must explain how language works. - It is not enough to list the meanings of words - ultimately it is an ability. - But still understanding: = knowing the meanings of all expressions.

Du I
M. Dummett
Urspr√ľnge der analytischen Philosophie Frankfurt 1992

Du III
M. Dummett
Wahrheit Stuttgart 1982


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