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Judgment
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I. Philosophy – II. Ethics – III. Psychology – IV. Law

I. Philosophy

Judgment (Lat. iudicium, Fr. jugement, Ger. Urteil) is the intellectual decision (I) that concludes the process of opinion formation or cognition. It may (but need not) include an utterance of the matching proposition. Philosophically, judgment is one of the most important problems of logic, epistemology, practical philosophy, and aesthetics (discrimination). In ἀπóϕανσις/apóphansis Aristotle (De interpretatione) alr…

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Recki, Birgit, “Judgment”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 14 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_025266>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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