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Grounding (Philosophy)


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    • Metaphysical grounding
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    • found: Work cat: Thomas, Mark J. Freedom and ground : a study of Schelling's Treatise on freedom:("Ground" is...the key term for two very different currents in German thought: (1) a rationalist current concerned with providing reasons and (2) a mystical current concerned with revealing what is hidden from our everyday ways of thinking) (DLC) 2022037693
    • found: Work cat: Lautman, A. Mathematics, ideas and the physical real:page 202 (Heidegger identifies the grounding, rational activity of founding (Begr√ľndung), which is knowledge by Ideas, and the creative activity of foundation (Gr√ľndung) which constitutes, in the complexity of its internal relations, the world of the entity)
    • found: Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online:(Metaphysical grounding, Schaffer writes that "metaphysics is about what grounds what")
    • found: Saenz, Noel B. "A Grounding Solution to the Grounding Problem" in Philosophical Studies: An International Journal of Philosophy in the Analytic Tradition, August 2015, vol. 172, No. 8, pp. 2193-2214:(Grounding is the kind of relation that is referred to in the following kinds of claims: truth is grounded in reality, wholes in their parts, moral properties in natural properties, modal properties in categorical properties, etc.)
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    • [Established July 2023.]
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    • 2023-02-01: new
    • 2023-07-05: revised
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