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Dummett, Michael
 
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Reduction EMD II 94
Reduction/Dummett: If the sentence is reducible (i.e.- it can not be barely true) then there will be a class R of sentences so that an utterance of S can only be true if the sentences of a suitable subclass of R are all true (((s) > logical form). - The detection of the truth conditions is then detecting the manner in which its truth depends on the truth of the phrases in R.

Du I
M. Dummett
Urspr√ľnge der analytischen Philosophie Frankfurt 1992

Du III
M. Dummett
Wahrheit Stuttgart 1982

EMD II
G. Evans/J. McDowell
Truth and Meaning Oxford 1977

Ev I
G. Evans
The Varieties of Reference (Clarendon Paperbacks) Oxford 1989


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