Dictionary of Arguments

Philosophical and Scientific Issues in Dispute

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Instrumentalism Peacocke I 88
PeacockeVsInstrumentalism - per separation observational conceptsVsTheoretical terms - if we distinct X-ray tube and Geiger counter then the representational content uses observational concepts.

Peacocke I
Chr. R. Peacocke
Sense and Content Oxford 1983

Peacocke II
Christopher Peacocke
"Truth Definitions and Actual Languges"
Truth and Meaning, G. Evans/J. McDowell Oxford 1976

Positivism Genz II 113
Logical positivism/Mach/Genz: evolved from Mach's notions of not trying to get "behind the apparitions". ---
II 114
Theoretical Terms/TT/PositivismVsTheoretical Terms/Positivism/Genz: Thesis: Terms must correspond to things. ---
II 116
Positivism/Genz: only regained momentum with the Copenhagen interpretation.

Gz I
H. Genz
Gedankenexperimente Weinheim 1999

Henning Genz
Wie die Naturgesetze Wirklichkeit schaffen. Über Physik und Realität München 2002