Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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General Term: a word that does not single out individuals, but sets objects which are determined by characteristics - contrast singular term. There are problems in relation to universals and reference.
 
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Tugendhat, Ernst
 
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General Terms I 40
Allg Term/Tugendhat: predicates are general terms - (QuineVs I 52) - then the terms and predicates and not the objects fall under the description "classification principle".

Tu I
E. Tugendhat
Vorlesungen zur Einführung in die Sprachanalytische Philosophie Frankfurt 1976

Tu II
E. Tugendhat
Philosophische Aufsätze Frankfurt 1992


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-29