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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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Sellars, Wilfrid
 
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Understanding Brandom I 649
Understanding/Sellars: in order to understand reports, one must be able to distinguish which further allegations follow from them and what allegations would provide evidence for it. Therefore, not all reports can be observational.

Sell I
W. Sellars
Der Empirismus und die Philosophie des Geistes Paderborn 1999

Bra I
R. Brandom
Expressive Vernunft Frankfurt 2000

Bra II
R. Brandom
Begr√ľnden und Begreifen Frankfurt 2001


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-28