Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Description dependent: E.g. actions, situations, facts are dependent on the choice of the description, the linguistic means or the underlying theories. See also theory ladenness, context dependent, theories.
 
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Ryle, Gilbert
 
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Description-Dependence Kripke, I 49/50
necessary/ description dependent / Ryle: Description decides whether a property is necessary or contingent! (Kripke: but not all are accidental properties, some are essential!)

Ry I
G. Ryle
Der Begriff des Geistes Stuttgart 1969


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-25