Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Lewis, David
 
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Theoretical Entities IV 79
Theoretical entities/TE/Lewis: we believe in them only because they are claimed by a new theory. - Theoretical terms: do not need to name theoretical entities. - Theoretical entities: do not need to be named by theoretical terms. - E.g. creature, too small to be observed. - Theoretical entities are not entities of a special kind - but special through the way we learn about them.

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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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-23