Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Truth, philosophy: a property of sentences, not a property of utterances because utterances are events. See also truth conditions, truth definition, truth functions, truth predicate, truth table, truth theory, truth value, correspondence theory, coherence theory.
Author Item Excerpt Meta data
Frege, Gottlob
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Truth V 103
Truth: is the absolutely basic concept for Frege. The definition of the notion of numbers is about the clarification of the truth conditions for sentences such as "The number of planets equals the number of muses".
V 103
FregeVsTruth Definition: recourse: always presumes the truth of other sentences.
Berka I 83
Truth/Frege: 2 types: a) purely logical, from the nature of the argument - b) from experience.
Frege I 48
Truth/Frege: the pursuit of truth allows us to penetrate from sense (intension) to meaning (extension).
IV 33
Truth/Frege: not a sentence is true, but its meaning.
IV 32
Just as a picture cannot be simply true, no idea can be true. - Only in relation to an intention.

G. Frege
Die Grundlagen der Arithmetik Stuttgart 1987

G. Frege
Funktion, Begriff, Bedeutung Göttingen 1994

G. Frege
Logische Untersuchungen Göttingen 1993

Brk I
K. Berka/L. Kreiser
Logik Texte Berlin 1983

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-24