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Churchland, Paul M.
 
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Semantics Fodor IV 191
Churchland: Semantic identity originates from the special place in the network of semantically relevant sentences (namely from the whole language).
Translation: therefore, we can also speak of the equality of sentences over languages.
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IV 192
Equivalent expressions occupy the same (corresponding) places in the corresponding network of the other language.
Nevertheless, the translation should always take account of the observability.
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Fodor IV 201
Fodor/LeporeVsChurchland: two different interpretations of his diagrams would also interpret neighborhoods quite differently.
Churchland himself has not decided what kind of neighborhood he has in mind.

Churla I
Paul M. Churchland
Matter and Consciousness Cambridge 2013

Churli I
Patricia S. Churchland
Touching a Nerve: Our Brains, Our Brains New York 2014

F/L
J. Fodor/E. Lepore
Holism Cambridge USA Oxford UK 1992


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