Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Quine, Two Dogmas of Empricism:
1st Dogma distinction analytic/synthetic - 2nd Dogma reductionism. The belief that each meaningful statement is equivalent to a logical construction of terms which refer to immediate experience. - Quine, W.V.O. (1951), "Two Dogmas of Empiricism," The Philosophical Review 60, 20–43. Reprinted in his 1953 From a Logical Point of View. Harvard University Press. See also analytic/synthetic, reduction, reductionism, conceptual schemes, holism. Later D. Davidson discussed a 3rd dogma (separation scheme/content).
Author Item    More concepts for author
Brandom, Robert Two Dogmas   Brandom, Robert
Davidson, Donald Two Dogmas   Davidson, Donald
Dummett, Michael Two Dogmas   Dummett, Michael
Esfeld, Michael Two Dogmas   Esfeld, Michael
Fodor, Jerry Two Dogmas   Fodor, Jerry
McDowell, John Two Dogmas   McDowell, John
Millikan, Ruth Two Dogmas   Millikan, Ruth
Quine, Willard Van Orman Two Dogmas   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rorty, Richard Two Dogmas   Rorty, Richard
Sellars, Wilfrid Two Dogmas   Sellars, Wilfrid

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-26