Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Putnam, Hilary
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Intrinsicness I 176
Intrinsic properties/Putnam: problem: if they are rejected, then there is no external thing or event specifically, essentially or intrinsically connected to any relationship that it may have to other things (our thoughts included) - so reference becomes an occult phenomenon.
I 186
Intrinsic explanation/Putnam: if there were intrinsic statements within the world, the world would be like a ghost - then materialism cannot be true.

Pu I
H. Putnam
Von einem Realistischen Standpunkt Frankfurt 1993

H. Putnam
Repräsentation und Realität Frankfurt 1999

H. Putnam
Für eine Erneuerung der Philosophie Stuttgart 1997

H. Putnam
Pragmatismus Eine offene Frage Frankfurt 1995

Pu V
H. Putnam
Vernunft, Wahrheit und Geschichte Frankfurt 1990

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