Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Searle, John R.
 
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Facts III 44ff
Institutional facts/Searle: E.g. money, elections, universities, chess, etc. First, there must be something physical.
Fact/Searle: something outside the statement that makes it true - a condition - fact/Austin/Strawson: what is said, not something what is testified about.
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III 212
Fact/Searle: general name for the conditions how sentences relate to ... something.
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III 219
Strawson: facts are no complex things or groups of things - fact and statement are not two independent entities - facts are not language independent - facts are not what statements are "about" - Frege: fact = true statement - (StrawsonVs, AustinVs) - Strawson: they are not identical, because they play different roles: facts are causal statements, not statements.
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III 214
Facts are "internal accusative" for true statements- (spurious relation).
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III 219
Fact/Searle: can only be formulated but not named.
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III 215
Searle: facts are not true statements. Fact has causal relation - several statements possible for a fact.
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III 219
Fact/Searle: something outside the statement that makes it true - a condition.
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III 219 ~
Fact/Strawson: that what is said, not something that is testified about. (like Brandom) - SearleVsStrawson: fact is not a true statement. Fact has causal relation - several statements possible for a fact (like Austin).
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V 145
Fact/Searle: no fact about objects - objects cannot be named without facts - (VsWittgenstein, Tractatus) - quantification via objects is misleading - better: "there are examples".

S I
J. R. Searle
Die Wiederentdeckung des Geistes Frankfurt 1996

S II
J.R. Searle
Intentionalität Frankfurt 1991

S III
J. R. Searle
Die Konstruktion der gesellschaftlichen Wirklichkeit Hamburg 1997

S IV
J.R. Searle
Ausdruck und Bedeutung Frankfurt 1982

S V
J. R. Searle
Sprechakte Frankfurt 1983


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-29