Grammar in Early Twentieth-Century Philosophy

Grammar in Early Twentieth-Century Philosophy

by Richard Gaskin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415224462

ISBN-13: 9780415224468

Pub. Date: 07/25/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book is a systematic and historical exploration of the philosophical significance of grammar. In the first half of the twentieth century, and in particular in the writings of Frege, Husserl, Russell, Carnap and Wittgenstein, there was sustained philosophical reflection on the nature of grammar, and on the relevance of grammar to metaphysics, logic and science.

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This book is a systematic and historical exploration of the philosophical significance of grammar. In the first half of the twentieth century, and in particular in the writings of Frege, Husserl, Russell, Carnap and Wittgenstein, there was sustained philosophical reflection on the nature of grammar, and on the relevance of grammar to metaphysics, logic and science.

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ISBN-13:
9780415224468
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/25/2001
Series:
Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy Series
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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