|Rationality, philosophy: rationality is the ability of a being to consciously adapt to a situation due to the generalizations of his experiences. It can also be rational to want to learn something new. See also system, order, creativity, discoveries, evaluation, repetition._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Rationality / Maturana: is constituted on the basis of arbitrarily accepted truths (premises).
Rationality / Maturana: (assuming objectivity in parentheses, i.e. no independent reality): not a property of consciousness, but distinction of operational coherences - the premises are non-rational (because of desires) - Emotion - Emotions determine the realm of reality: body-disposition for actions. - I 255 rationality is social - we can force no one if he has not already implicitly accepted the argument - (because he shares the premises). _____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Biologie der Realität Frankfurt 2000