regarding the role of the classical world), paradoxes such as the measurement and "Wigner's friend" problems [Wigner] and non-locality without possibility of non-local signaling, can't be resolved in any satisfactory way with some classical presuppositions
task of metaphysics to articulate our basic presuppositions
No country is entitled to impose its beliefs and presuppositions
on others," he underlined, "A common understanding about the human rights should be reahed by learning about the existing concepts in this regard.
Conditional exhaustivity presuppositions
in clefts (and definites).
A prime consideration in attempting to explain the strength of the commitment to education about the environment is the fact that we all hold, often uncritically, a number of presuppositions
about curriculum and classroom practice which tend to influence or constrain our education-related actions.
The aim of the paper is to discuss one aspect of the relations between assertions and contexts, namely, the process of presuppositions
The linguistic presuppositions
for this study are drawn out of the writer's/Mwalimu Isaacs's topics in the text examined.
For any proposal we make, Hegel would say, there are always unstated presuppositions
without which it cannot stand.
As Price puts it, subject naturalism directs our attention to the issue of the scientific "respectability" of the claims and presuppositions
include the assumptions that our senses perceive a real world, humanity is basically good or evil, and the individual rather than the group is the basic unit of humanity.
Starting with linguist and humor theorist Victor Raskin, who supervised Ermida's doctoral dissertation on humor, and his Semantic Script Theory of Humor (SSTH), primarily "script opposition," Ermida adds foundational notions from discourse analysis, pragmatics, and speech-act theory, particularly the Gricean principle of conversational maxims, presuppositions
, and implicatures.
I SEE that the presuppositions
of Professor Boyle of Manchester University keep being rehashed in news reports (ECHO &BBC regional news: January, April and August).
A further fundamental move that we must strive to make in order to engage in Critical-Thinking concerns our unconscious presuppositions
Remove materialist anti-biblical presuppositions
in interpreting the facts, and there is a huge body of evidence supporting straightforward biblical history.
This brief book gently challenges common presuppositions
that the Islamic world is monolithic or unsophisticated.