Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Analytic/synthetic: achieved by decomposition or by composition. In philosophy analytically true = true according to the meaning of the components - synthetic insight = substantial expansion of knowledge.
 
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Danto, Arthur C.
 
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Arthur Danto
Analyticity/Syntheticity I 238
QuineVsAnalyticity: one does not anticipate, at which time we must change the conditions under which we use a word. There is simply no stopping point.

Dt VII
A. C. Danto
The Philosophical Disenfranchisement of Art (Columbia Classics in Philosophy) New York 2005


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-28