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However, it can actually take place only if the presupposed proposition is uncontroversial and does not conflict with propositions which are already established as true in the context.
It is not arbitrarily presupposed in the sense that there is the possibility to choose between different basic norms.
The previous judgement presupposed the existence of a "right to have a child" and had ignored national sovereignty in bioethical issues.
If all the language were structured like this, it would be reasonable to say that it presupposed i) that there are objects and ii) that there are properties.
She analyzes the underlying anthropological framework he presupposed, finds its grounding in his work as the philosopher Wojtyla, and questions its adequacy by comparing it to the anthropology of Lonergan.
Like Gray, Arnold signed on to spending patterns that presupposed permanent prosperity -- a foolish and foreseeable error, especially last summer, when the housing market was already in trouble.
On the one hand, graduation rates are unquestionably in need of improvement; on the other, they are higher than presupposed, and getting better.
That, according to positivists, depends on whether a given rule can be traced to an authorized social source, all the way back to what Kelsen called the "basic norm" the existence of which must necessarily be presupposed by the legal scientist as a fiction.
In 1923, a joint NAR-led committee approved a textbook series and two-year curriculum; by 1925, people were talking about the need for University-level instruction in "realology," a discussion that presupposed an objective body of knowledge and imagined a future for realtors as the arbiters of American land policy.
Talentum added that the positive trend presupposed no further weakening in demand in the advertising and marketing sector.
These literary languages would be written in Russian letters and "enhanced" with Russian loan words, but ultimately the "method" presupposed a pursuit of Russification based on encouraging rather than rejecting "alien" language.
This show presupposed that mythical beast, the gallery-goer willing to part with a bit of time--a highly valued commodity in New York.