Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Command: linguistic expression of an instruction to act. The command has the form of a non-descriptive sentence. It can not be true or false.
 
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Ryle, Gilbert
 
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Commands II 53
Purpose/Intention: Frege: thought, "uneven meaning" - imperative, uneven speech - no "meaning" only "sense" - command and wish are no thoughts, but on the same level - "meaning" of the imparative: the command

Ry I
G. Ryle
Der Begriff des Geistes Stuttgart 1969


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-26