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"Everything he said is true": logical problem of self-reference within a domain. See also completeness, truth, paradoxes.
 
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Russell, Bertrand
 
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Bertrand Russell
Everything he said is true I 66f
"Everything he said is true" / truth: different levels (orders)/Principia Mathematica/Russell: "the truth of this proposition can be only a 2nd order truth. - That means that the sentence itself that tells a truth is 1st order. It cannot be used as a proof of its own truth.

R I
B. Russell/A.N. Whitehead
Principia Mathematica Frankfurt 1986

R II
B. Russell
Das ABC der Relativitätstheorie Frankfurt 1989

R IV
B. Russell
Probleme der Philosophie Frankfurt 1967

R VI
B. Russell
Die Philosophie des logischen Atomismus
In
Eigennamen, U. Wolf (Hg), Frankfurt 1993

R VII
B. Russell
Wahrheit und Falschheit
In
Wahrheitstheorien, G. Skirbekk (Hg), Frankfurt 1996


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-24