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Lewis, David
 
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Reduction I 31
Reduction/Lewis: weak reducing premise: Thesis: there is a theory of an n-tuple of traditional terms or theoretical terms (TT)that is realized by another theory - strong reduction principle: there is a single n-tuple that is the only realization of theory T. - This implies a theoretical equation, but there are no stipulations, only deductive reasoning.

LW I
D. Lewis
Die Identität von Körper und Geist Frankfurt 1989

LW II
D. Lewis
Konventionen Berlin 1975

LW IV
D. Lewis
Philosophical Papers Bd I New York Oxford 1983

LW V
D. Lewis
Philosophical Papers Bd II New York Oxford 1986

LwCl I
Cl. I. Lewis
Mind and the World Order: Outline of a Theory of Knowledge (Dover Books on Western Philosophy) 1991


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