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|Translation Holism||IV 47
Translation - holism / formulas / Fodor / Lepore: if statements were formulas, the translation holism (t.h.) would be trivially wrong. - Otherwise different languages could in fact contain the same formulas: E.g. English and German, both ciuld contain [Empedikli: s li: pt] - IV 48 t.h. is a condition for the expression (expressive power) of languages and theories. - T.h. says that if the language L can express a statement of the English that it then can express all statements.
J. Fodor/E. Lepore
Holism Cambridge USA Oxford UK 1992