Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Understanding: the ability to give reasons for a distinction or to justify a selection of options. See also actions, meaning, knowledge.
 
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Danto, Arthur C.
 
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Arthur Danto
Understanding I 56
It is as if the philosophers derived solely from the analysis of the nature of intelligibility how the world should be like.
I 60
The structure of understanding must always be the same in any universe.
I 74
Understanding/ Verificationism: to understand a sentence is to know how a sentence can be verified. - .DantoVs: verification would not necessarily be a conclusive verification! (> Pain).

Dt VII
A. C. Danto
The Philosophical Disenfranchisement of Art (Columbia Classics in Philosophy) New York 2005


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-26