Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Fiction: a counterfactual assumption or history. In philosophy, it is the question how a truth value can be attributed to fictional statements. See also idealization, as if, truth, facts, counterfactuals, theories, theoretical entities, existence, ontology.
Author Item Excerpt Meta data
Millikan, Ruth
Books on Amazon
Fictions I 201/202
Fiktion/Namen/Benennen/Millikan:. Namen wie „Winnie-the-Pooh“ sind vorgebliche Namen, keine leeren Namen.
Leerer Name: Bsp „Nikolaus“, gebraucht von einem Kind. Von einem Erwachsenen: vorgeblicher Name.

Millk I
R. G. Millikan
Language, Thought, and Other Biological Categories: New Foundations for Realism Cambridge 1987

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-27