noncognitivism


noncognitivism
non·cognitivism

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  • noncognitivism — Denial of the characteristic cognitivist thesis that moral sentences are used to express factual statements. Noncognitivists have proposed various alternative theories of meaning for moral sentences. In Language, Truth and Logic (1936), A. J.… …   Universalium

  • noncognitivism — the argument that religious language, and specifically words like God (capitalized), are not cognitively meaningful. It is cited as proof of the nonexistence of anything named God , and therefore is a basis for atheism. There are two main… …   Mini philosophy glossary

  • noncognitivism — “+ noun Etymology: noncognitive + ism : a theory holding that ethical statements cannot be reduced without remainder to empirical cognitive statements by reason of the emotive or imperative elements in their content; specifically : emotivism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Theological noncognitivism — is the argument that religious language, and specifically words like God (capitalized), are not cognitively meaningful. Some thinkers propose it as a way to prove the nonexistence of anything named God . It is sometimes considered to be… …   Wikipedia

  • Theological noncognitivism — the argument that religious language, and specifically words like God (capitalized), are not cognitively meaningful. It is cited as proof of the nonexistence of anything named God , and therefore is a basis for atheism. There are two main… …   Mini philosophy glossary

  • Existence of God — Part of a series on God General conceptions …   Wikipedia

  • Ignosticism — is the theological position that every other theological position (including agnosticism) assumes too much about the concept of God and many other theological concepts. The word Ignosticism was coined by Rabbi Sherwin Wine. It can be defined as… …   Wikipedia

  • Теологический антикогнитивизм — Теологический антикогнитивизм  это идея, что язык религий, например, такое слово, как «Бог», не несёт когнитивного смысла. Некоторые мыслители предлагают его в качестве способа доказать несуществование чего либо с именем «Бог». Иногда… …   Википедия

  • Теологический нонкогнитивизм — Теологический нонкогнитивизм  философская позиция, согласно которой религиозный язык, в частности слово «бог», не несёт когнитивного смысла. Часто считается синонимом игностицизма. Содержание 1 Обзор 2 См. также 3 Примечания …   Википедия

  • Non-cognitivism — This article is about the meta ethical theory. For non cognitivism regarding religious language, see theological noncognitivism. Non cognitivism is the meta ethical view that ethical sentences do not express propositions and thus cannot be true… …   Wikipedia


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