Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Perry, John R.
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Now Frank I 22
Now/PerryVsFrege: "today" is not a completing or "saturating" sense, absolutely no sense, but a reference object - meaning remains, reference varies.
Frank I 394f
Today/Meaning: is constant, - however, the truth value of index word "today it is beautiful": is not constant, so the meaning is changing. - If understanding is knowing the truth value. - Perry: the role (the determination method) changes, the meaning remains constant. - Then, the meaning cannot be a part of the thought. - What the speaker thinks is irrelevant to the meaning of the index word.

Perr I
J. R. Perry
Identity, Personal Identity, and the Self 2002

Fra I
M. Frank (Hrsg.)
Analytische Theorien des Selbstbewusstseins Frankfurt 1994

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-29