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Meaning postulates: attempt to define the meanings of individual words of language to form a system.See also language rules.
 
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Lorenzen, Paul
 
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Meaning Postulates Chisholm II 73
Meaning postulates/Erlanger school/Lorenzen/Sauer: Kant himself points rather to Carnap and the doctrine of the predicator rules (Lorenzen):
The definition of a concept is not a necessary condition for this concept to be the subject concept of an analytical judgment. The normal case according to Kant is, rather, that we first begin with analytical judgments as partial conceptual explications...
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II 74
...and by means of their definition "try to come close" to the concepts.

Lorn I
P. Lorenzen
Constructive Philosophy Cambridge 1987

Chi I
R. Chisholm
Die erste Person Frankfurt 1992

Chi III
Roderick M. Chisholm
Erkenntnistheorie Graz 2004


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