Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Quine, Willard Van Orman
 
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Schematic Letters II 201f
Problem: do not reify properties and classes. Solution: distinction between schematic letters and quantifiable variables.
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IX 7ff~
Predicate letters: F, G, etc. do not introduce anything explicit ((>Scheme).
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IX 7ff~
Statement schemes: the predicate letters F, G ... should never be considered as variables that take attributes or classes as values ​​- they are kept away from quantifiers and do not appear in statements at all.
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X 32
Proposition/Object/Quine: If a sentence is supposed to be the name of a proposition (some writers pro, QuineVs), then the proposition is an object - then correct: p or not p for all propositions p - then p is not even variable over objects, and once schematic letter for sentences, but only variable - (no semantic ascent necessary).
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X 47
Schematic letters/Quine: placeholders for sentences of the object language. They do not belong to the object language itself.
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X 77
Model/Quine: of a scheme: is a quantity n-tuple: each schematic letter (for predicates) corresponds to a set, at the beginning of the n-tuple is a non-empty set U, the universal set or value range ​​of the variables x, x, etc. the remaining sets of the model are the values ​​of the set variables a, b, etc. Satisfaction: a model fulfills a scheme, if its set-theoretic analogue (sentence) is true - X 78 e.g. a model.

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


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