Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Strawson, Peter F.
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Presuppositions Newen / Schrenk I 93
Presupposition / implication / Strawson: existence assertion and uniqueness assertion ("at least one and at most one ...") are merely presupposed and not implied by a sentence that contains a description. - Def implication: A imp B iff. it can not be that A is true but B is false. - Def presupposition: A presupposes B iff. B must be true in order for A to have any specific truth value.

Str I
P.F. Strawson
Einzelding und logisches Subjekt Stuttgart 1972

Str IV
P.F. Strawson
Analyse und Metaphysik M√ľnchen 1994

Str V
P.F. Strawson
Die Grenzen des Sinns Frankfurt 1981

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