explicandum


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Noun1.explicandum - (logic) a statement of something (a fact or thing or expression) to be explained
logic - the branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
statement - a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
explanation, account - a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.; "the explanation was very simple"; "I expected a brief account"
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He concludes that the business cycle theory is "not generally and apodictically valid." Thus, a more general theory is needed, even to explain the business cycle in the first place--the business cycle is not an explicans, but an explicandum, on which the cratic cycle theory may shed additional light.
He usually wrote about grand topics--the economic growth of the United States, the rise of the Western world, economic growth on a global scale, institutions as fundamental to economic conduct and performance, and violence and social order--and he was usually content to make stylized facts serve as his explicandum. As a would-be theorist, however, he was rarely if ever a true originator, but instead an arbitrager.
Nuevamente el autor se detiene en la observacion de la suma de pliegues que la critica y el critico producen, suma de pliegues cuya densidad es siempre inestable y con-movida por el choque/encuentro con nuevos regimenes performativos que viene a sustituir y explicar lo ya explicado con la ilusion de ser el explicandum definitivo.
As a consequence, the empiricist criterion of meaning, like the result of any other explication, represents a linguistic proposal which itself is neither true nor false, but for which adequacy is claimed in two respects: First, in the sense that the explication provides a reasonably close analysis of the commonly accepted meaning of the explicandum--and this claim implies an empirical assertion; and secondly in the sense that the explication achieves a "rational reconstruction" of the explicandum; i.
In the Economist's survey of Italy in May 1990 (Grimond, 1990), the family was enthroned as the universal explicandum, as the "enduring unity of Italian society." It explains the Mafia, the biggest family of them all.
En general, el analisis filosofico, conceptual o, como tambien se lo llama, elucidacion ("explication", en ingles, segun el neologismo introducido por Rudolf Carnap), consiste en transformar un concepto dado mas o menos inexacto (el explicandum) en otro nuevo exacto (el explicatum) o, mas bien, en reemplazar el primero por el segundo.
And yet, analysts of contemporary Jamaican politics have failed, until very recently, to give culture its true weight in the explicandum of the present impasse.
El concepto intuitivo o explicandum en el que se basa el analisis tarskiano coincide a grandes rasgos con las definiciones preteoricas de la nocion de consecuencia logica que encontramos en las introducciones de multiples manuales de logica.
As far as I am concerned, this is a welcome consequence, liberating the language of the explicans from the language of the explicandum. 3) On a similar note, consider everyday utterances such as "I know what you are thinking" and "I can read you like a book." They demonstrate how strongly Palmer's exposition relies on folk-psychological models of ROMs, and there is nothing wrong with that.
En acuerdo con la metodologia spinoziana, que un modelo teorico proporcione una condicion suficiente para la inteleccion del fenomeno explicando (es decir, las condiciones suficientes de inteligibilidad del explicandum), es condicion suficiente de que sea cualificable como modelo explicativamente satisfactorio, h.