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Negation, philosophy, logic: negation of a sentence. In logic, this is done by prefixing the negation symbol. Colloquially expressed by the word "not", which can be at different positions in the sentence. If the negation refers only to one sentence part, this must be made clear by the position, e.g. a predicate can be denied without negating the whole sentence. In logic, therefore, inner and outer negation is distinguished by the use of different symbols.
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.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Adorno, Th.W. Negation   Adorno, Th.W.
Austin, J.L. Negation   Austin, J.L.
Bateson, Gregory Negation   Bateson, Gregory
Boghossian, Paul Negation   Boghossian, Paul
Brandom, Robert Negation   Brandom, Robert
Cresswell, Maxwell J. Negation   Cresswell, Maxwell J.
Deacon, Terrence W. Negation   Deacon, Terrence W.
Dummett, Michael E. Negation   Dummett, Michael E.
Field, Hartry Negation   Field, Hartry
Frege, Gottlob Negation   Frege, Gottlob
Gärdenfors, Peter Negation   Gärdenfors, Peter
Geach, Peter Negation   Geach, Peter T.
Habermas, Jürgen Negation   Habermas, Jürgen
Hegel, G.W.F. Negation   Hegel, G.W.F.
Leibniz, G.W. Negation   Leibniz, G.W.
Lorenzen, Paul Negation   Lorenzen, Paul
Luhmann, Niklas Negation   Luhmann, Niklas
Millikan, Ruth Negation   Millikan, Ruth
Nozick, Robert Negation   Nozick, Robert
Prior, Arthur N. Negation   Prior, Arthur
Putnam, Hilary Negation   Putnam, Hilary
Quine, W.V.O. Negation   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Searle, John R. Negation   Searle, John R.
Strawson, Peter F. Negation   Strawson, Peter F.
Tugendhat, E. Negation   Tugendhat, E.
Wessel, H. Negation   Wessel, H.
Wiggins, David Negation   Wiggins, David
Wittgenstein, Ludwig Negation   Wittgenstein, Ludwig
Wright, Crispin Negation   Wright, Crispin

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