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truth

Etymology: AS, treowo
a rule or statement that conforms to fact or reality.

Patient discussion about truth

Q. If the lie is our truth & living the truth feels fake & unreal how do we persevere to the needed chang there's the real me, good & underdeveloped. there is the worldly me, challenged as all of us probably are. there is the addict me, afflicted half or more of my life, developed & strong. two out of three are tough odds to deal with...

A. the battle against your own self is harsh and there will be casualties. reality is based on your own definition of the world around you, but it also based on how the world defines you. this is your escape from the inner struggle- define yourself and your actions not by your own faulty judgment but by how the world and it's moral judge you.
good luck.

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This scepticism has been challenged in the last decade or so, for example by those seeking to give semantically closed truth theories such as inductive theories of truth (Martin and Woodruff 1975, Kripke 1975, McGee 1991).
Truth theories do 'figure crucially in Davidsonian semantics', but as such have only one part to play, with other such theories, however 'passing' and fragmentary they may be, in the theory of interpretation.
The last category of truth theories encompasses speech-act theories.