Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Quine, Willard Van Orman
 
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Vocabulary VII 24
Definition/Quine: can serve opposite purposes: abbreviation - or more economical vocabulary. (Then longer chains).
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X 49
Vocabulary/Quine: is divided into two types: lexicon and particles. - Logical particles/Quine: E.g. tilde (produces negation) (point (creates conjunction), hyphon (generates more variables), existential quantifier E, parenthesis - in the lexicon: expressions that are divided into categories (categorematic). - particles: syncategorematic: not in categories, not independent.
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XII 79f
Substitutional quantification/sQ/Quine: Here are the variable placeholders for words of any syntactic categories (except names). - Important argument: then there is no possibility to separate names from the rest of the vocabulary and real referential variables.
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XII 80
To be distinguished from others (indistinguishability). - ((s) Does that mean that one cannot distinguish fragments such as object and greater than, and that structures such "there is a greater than" would be possible?

Q I
W.V.O. Quine
Wort und Gegenstand Stuttgart 1980

Q II
W.V.O. Quine
Theorien und Dinge Frankfurt 1985

Q III
W.V.O. Quine
Grundzüge der Logik Frankfurt 1978

Q IX
W.V.O. Quine
Mengenlehre und ihre Logik Wiesbaden 1967

Q V
W.V.O. Quine
Die Wurzeln der Referenz Frankfurt 1989

Q VI
W.V.O. Quine
Unterwegs zur Wahrheit Paderborn 1995

Q VII
W.V.O. Quine
From a logical point of view Cambridge, Mass. 1953

Q VIII
W.V.O. Quine
Bezeichnung und Referenz
In
Zur Philosophie der idealen Sprache, J. Sinnreich (Hg), München 1982

Q X
W.V.O. Quine
Philosophie der Logik Bamberg 2005

Q XII
W.V.O. Quine
Ontologische Relativität Frankfurt 2003


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