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intensional

(philosophy)
A description of properties, e.g. intensional equality, that relate to how an object is implemented as opposed to extensional properties which concern only how its output depends on its input.
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Given the above statement, as applied behavior analysis (ABA) became a science onto itself in the 1960s, an intensional definition of ABA was in order.
(intensional) toward the reacceptance of more practical, Aristotelian
De este modo, la normatividad de la verdad no es solo la impronta de lo conceptual y la marca de lo intensional sino, tambien, un criterio para trazar la distincion metafisica entre las criaturas racionales y las simplemente naturales.
Por una parte no dejan de ponderar la importancia que tiene el derecho como banco de pruebas para la formalizacion de la logica intensional. Por otra no dejan tampoco de poner en guardia contra intentos analiticos improcedentes, como si la materia del derecho pudiera subsumirse en una cascada de formulas al modo de las logicas extensionales.
27, 37-38, 42) that Bolzano himself gives up entirely on the idea that the truth of certain propositions rests on the (intensional) meaning of the concepts involved, i.e., on the fact that the concepts involved have the 'contents' that they do, in something akin to what Kant meant by this claim.
Moreover, (K1C2) is logically equivalent to the Leibnizian intensional or property-determined indiscernibility of identicals.
The first conception of intensional entities (or concepts) is built into the possible-worlds treatment of Properties, Relations, and Propositions (PRPs).
Intensional objects, such as propositions, meanings, synonymies, and so on, fail the criterion of identity (meanings in particular fail to have identity criteria).
(Another essay I wrote is in the book accompanying the CD.) Hennix's text was called "17 Points on Intensional Logics for Intransitive Experiences, 1969-1979" (intensional with an s is a technical term in logic).