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Wittgenstein Reader

Anthony John Patrick Kenny

Wittgenstein Reader

by Anthony John Patrick Kenny

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Published by Blackwell Pub .
Written in English


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Blackwell Readers

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL7609291M
ISBN 100631193618
ISBN 109780631193616

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Taken together, the selections are designed to add up to an overview of Wittgenstein\u02B9s philosophical position, and are ideal as a single text for course use. Ray Monk is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Southampton.

He is the author of Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius and of a two-volume biography of Bertrand Russell. Simon Critchley is a best-selling author and the Hans Jonas Professor at the New School for Social Research.

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He is the author or editor of more than 30 books, including The Wittgenstein Reader (Second Edition, ), A Brief History of Western Philosophy () and The Legacy of Wittgenstein (), all published by Blackwell. The Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus is the only book-length philosophical work published by the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein in his lifetime.

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out of 5 stars Wittgenstein Reader Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 17 April An excellent book providing relevant extracts, organised by theme, from the whole of Ludwig Wittgensteins philosophical works.

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