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Propositions and Facts

A. N. Prior

in Objects of Thought

Published in print April 1971 | ISBN: 9780198243540
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680694 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198243540.003.0001
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This chapter begins with a discussion of propositions and facts as objects of thought. It then discusses the ‘realist’ theory of propositions, the multiple relation theory of believing, beliefs as pointers to facts, and the ‘no truth’ theory.

Keywords: propositions; objects of thought; realism; facts; no truth theory full

Chapter.  4487 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

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