Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Description: A. Characterization of singular objects or events instead of giving a name. As opposed to names descriptions are not rigid, i.e. they may refer to different objects in different worlds. - B. Linguistic form for attributing predicates according to the perceptions of objects. See also rigidity, theory of descriptions.
 
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Spies, Markus
 
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Description Spi I 358
Item/Description/Experience/Kant/Spies: No matter how comprehensive a list of tree experiences can generate or describe the concept of the tree.

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M. Spies
Unsicheres Wissen Heidelberg 1993


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