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Atomic sentence (elementary proposition): represents or depicts a fact. Problem of how facts can be demarcated and seperated from each other.
 
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Hacking, Ian
 
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Atomic Sentences I 243
Atomic sentence / Wittgenstein, early: e.g. typewriter is on the table, which is not dependent on any representation. It is either true or false.
HackingVsWittgenstein early: simple atomic propositions are no representations at all.

Hack I
I. Hacking
Einf├╝hrung in die Philosophie der Naturwissenschaften Stuttgart 1996


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