Introducing Wittgenstein

Introducing Wittgenstein

by John Heaton
     
 

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In Introducing Wittgenstein we meet a strange man, a rigorous logician who prized poetry above philosophy, who inherited a fortune and gave it away, who sought death in the trenches of the First World War, a great teacher who advised his students to give up philosophy, a solitary man who nonetheless inspired lifelong friendships. We are also given a clear and… See more details below

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In Introducing Wittgenstein we meet a strange man, a rigorous logician who prized poetry above philosophy, who inherited a fortune and gave it away, who sought death in the trenches of the First World War, a great teacher who advised his students to give up philosophy, a solitary man who nonetheless inspired lifelong friendships. We are also given a clear and accessible guide to Wittgenstein's central works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840466416
Publisher:
Icon Books, Ltd. UK
Publication date:
10/15/2005
Series:
Introducing
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 8.49(h) x 0.48(d)

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