|Empiricism: a branch within epistemology which assumes that sensory perception is fundamental for setting up claims and theories. The opposite position, rationalism, assumes that even purely logical knowledge and conclusions from this knowledge may be sufficient for the building of theories. See also logical positivism, instrumentalism, rationalism, epistemology, theories, foundation, experiments, > inferentialism, knowledge, experience, science.|
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DummettVs British Empiricists: ideas do not explain anything.
Criterion of meaning/Dummett: needs a theory of meaning.
Ursprünge der analytischen Philosophie Frankfurt 1992
Wahrheit Stuttgart 1982