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Quine, Willard Van Orman
 
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Necessity I 344/45
Properties/Quine: no necessary or contingent properties (VsModal logic) - only more or less important properties.
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II 143 ff
"Nec." predicate in laws, extensional, no quote, but unclear - "Q" (functor) modal logic, intensional
de re: out of range: x = planets, x = 9, 9 odd - predicate applies to value of the variable, not to the name. - De Re: Referencing position.
De dicto: the term that is meant is in the sentence: "nec." planets odd: is wrong.
De re: E.g. spy should be an essential property (wrong) - not a belief de re (essential prop).
Modal logic/Quine: entire metalanguage is context-dependent - what role does someone or something play? - Same level as essential properties.
Necessity/(Quine: the whole concept only makes sense in the context!
propositional attitude/Quine: is preserved! - But not de re.
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VII 152
Necesity/Quine: works only for intensional objects, they should necessarily be like this or like that (s) conceptually.
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X 133
Necessity/principle/Quine: the principle of minimum mutilation is what underlies the logical necessity: it can explain the nature of the necessity which is connected to the logical and mathematical truth. -" ((s) > simplicity, principle).
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Rorty IV 60
Necessary/contingent/Quine: no distinction between necessary and contingent truths.

Q I
W.V.O. Quine
Wort und Gegenstand Stuttgart 1980

Q II
W.V.O. Quine
Theorien und Dinge Frankfurt 1985

Q III
W.V.O. Quine
Grundzüge der Logik Frankfurt 1978

Q IX
W.V.O. Quine
Mengenlehre und ihre Logik Wiesbaden 1967

Q V
W.V.O. Quine
Die Wurzeln der Referenz Frankfurt 1989

Q VI
W.V.O. Quine
Unterwegs zur Wahrheit Paderborn 1995

Q VII
W.V.O. Quine
From a logical point of view Cambridge, Mass. 1953

Q VIII
W.V.O. Quine
Bezeichnung und Referenz
In
Zur Philosophie der idealen Sprache, J. Sinnreich (Hg), München 1982

Q X
W.V.O. Quine
Philosophie der Logik Bamberg 2005

Q XII
W.V.O. Quine
Ontologische Relativität Frankfurt 2003

Ro I
R. Rorty
Der Spiegel der Natur Frankfurt 1997

Ro II
R. Rorty
Philosophie & die Zukunft Frankfurt 2000

Ro III
R. Rorty
Kontingenz, Ironie und Solidarität Frankfurt 1992

Ro IV
R. Rorty
Eine Kultur ohne Zentrum Stuttgart 1993

Ro V
R. Rorty
Solidarität oder Objektivität? Stuttgart 1998

Ro VI
R. Rorty
Wahrheit und Fortschritt Frankfurt 2000


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