Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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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.
 
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Horwich, Paul
 
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Truth / Horwich: mind-dependent: if equal to the method of verification. - Independent of consciousness: when truth as a simple, unanalyzable term. - If truth is a basic concept, it is metaphysical - Then skepticism follows, because we can not assume that the propositions which we believe in, do have this property.

Hor I
P. Horwich (Ed.)
Theories of Truth Aldershot 1994


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-31