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The Cambridge Companion to Wittgenstein

The Cambridge Companion to Wittgenstein

by Hans D. Sluga
     
 

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Ludwig Wittgenstein is one of the most important and influential philosophers of the twentieth century, but he is also one of the least accessible. This volume provides a comprehensible guide to his work by a wide range of experts who are actively engaged in new work on Wittgenstein. The essays, which are both expository and original, address central themes in his

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Ludwig Wittgenstein is one of the most important and influential philosophers of the twentieth century, but he is also one of the least accessible. This volume provides a comprehensible guide to his work by a wide range of experts who are actively engaged in new work on Wittgenstein. The essays, which are both expository and original, address central themes in his philosophy of mind, language, logic, and mathematics and clarify the connections among the different stages in the development of his work.

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' … this new collection of essays will give on a clear illustration of how writers on Wittgenstein are working, or rather, struggling today. It will encourage one to explore the unknown dimensions to which Wittgenstein's ideas may be relevant.' The Philosophers' Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521465915
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1996
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
509
Sales rank:
1,135,448
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.18(d)

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