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A Companion to Wittgenstein"s Tractatus (Cornell Classics in Philosophy)

Max Black

A Companion to Wittgenstein"s Tractatus (Cornell Classics in Philosophy)

by Max Black

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Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Sociology - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7849342M
    ISBN 100801489326
    ISBN 109780801489327
    OCLC/WorldCa437775988

    Wittgenstein's thought was profoundly shaped in both Tractatus and post‐Tractatus periods by Schopenhauer's transcendental idealism. In the later Philosophical Investigations, posthumously published in , Wittgenstein identifies rules of philosophical grammar for language‐games in relation to their pragmatic point and purpose, practically grounded in forms of life.   Wittgensteins life and the background to the Tractatus the ideas and text of the Tractatus Written by a leading expert, this is the ideal guide to the only book Wittgenstein published during his lifetime, the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus/5(1).

      About Wittgenstein's 'Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus' Wittgenstein's Tractatus - the only book he actually published within his lifetime - was an immensely important work which changed the direction of philosophy in the first half of the twentieth century. Highlighting the importance of the nature of language in philosophy and the problematic nature of metaphysics, it strongly influenced the. Not precisely what you are asking for, but I think Wittgenstein's Big Typescript is an important work for appreciating and navigating the distance between the Tractatus and Philosophical bears some important resemblances to Philosophical Remarks.. Philosophical Remarks was essentially a report written in when it came time to approve Wittenstein's research grant.

    Wittgenstein's Tractatus - the only book he actually published within his lifetime - was an immensely important work which changed the direction of philosophy in the first half of the twentieth century. Highlighting the importance of the nature of language in philosophy and the problematic nature of metaphysics, it strongly influenced the work of Russell, the Vienna Circle and A. J. Ayer. An. the p~dosophicaland the lit~rarycharacter ofhis book separately. Only m chapters 4 and 5 wdl we pursue the suggestion that the book really."ha,s a [single] value," which "consists in two things." ~eforeconsidenng the interplay, perhaps mutual dependency ofthe philosophical dimensions ofthe Tractatus, let us begin.


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In short, this is a book that serves as a useful and constant companion to the Tractatus. It would certainly be best to read the Tractatus first, perhaps in conjunction with a reading of Monks' book on Wittgenstein, but then the companion certainly functions in magnificent ways to 5/5(2).

"It is one of the merits of Max Black's Companion to the Tractatus that he emphasizes the continuity of Wittgenstein's philosophical development by frequent quotation from his later writings."New York Review of Books "Black's book is, in effect, two books in one, and each of them is very good/5(10).

In short, this is a book that serves as a useful and constant companion to the Tractatus. It would certainly be best to read the Tractatus first, perhaps in conjunction with a reading of Monks' book on Wittgenstein, but then the companion certainly functions in magnificent ways to expand an understanding of the Tractatus.5/5.

The most comprehensive survey of Wittgenstein’s thought yet compiled, this volume of fifty newly A Companion to Wittgensteins Tractatus book essays by leading interpreters of his philosophy is a keynote addition to the Blackwell series on the world’s great philosophers, covering everything from Wittgenstein’s intellectual development to the latest interpretations of his hugely influential ideas.

Companion to Wittgenstein's Tractatus. Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University Press [©] (OCoLC) "Black's book is, in effect, two books in one, and each of them is very good. First, there is the useful Companion to the Tractatus: the store of information that anyone who picked up the Tractatus Read more User-contributed reviews.

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1 Living in Silence: the End of Wittgensteins Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus and Lecture on Ethics Johanna Schakenraad Ludwig Wittgensteins Tractatus logico-philosophicus starts as a book on logic and (the limits of) language. In the first years after publication (in ) it.

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In Wittgenstein's 'Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus': A Reader's Guide, Roger White provides a thorough account of the philosophical and historical context of Wittgenstein's work.

The book provides a detailed outline of the themes and structure of the text, guiding the reader towards a thorough understanding of this remarkable text. White goes on to explore the reception and influence of the Pages: Contains text of Tractatus, Prototractatus, and Notebooks; shows correspondences between Tractatus and Wittgenstein's previous writings.

Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, Notebooks, – A Companion to Wittgenstein, First Edition. Edited by HansJohann Glock and John Hyman. 21 John Wiley Sons, Ltd. Published 21 by John Wiley Sons, Ltd. 1 Introduction A spectator of the passing philosophical scene, recently encountering the current controversy about “resolute readings” of the Tractatus, might be forgiven for finding itFile Size: KB.

Other articles where A Companion to Wittgenstein’s Tractatus is discussed: Max Black: comprehensive and highly regarded study A Companion to Wittgenstein’s Tractatus ().

Black analyzed meaning in language in several volumes of essays, most notably The Importance of. The Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus (widely abbreviated and cited as TLP) (Latin for Logical Philosophical Treatise or Treatise on Logic and Philosophy) is the only book-length philosophical work by the Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein that was published during his lifetime.

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Description. The most comprehensive survey of Wittgenstein’s thought yet compiled, this volume of fifty newly commissioned essays by leading interpreters of his philosophy is a keynote addition to the Blackwell series on the world’s great philosophers, covering everything from Wittgenstein’s intellectual development to the latest interpretations of his hugely influential ideas.

The most comprehensive survey of Wittgensteins thought yet compiled, this volume of fifty newly commissioned essays by leading interpreters of his philosophy is a keynote addition to the Blackwell series on the worlds great philosophers, covering everything from Wittgensteins intellectual development to the latest interpretations of his hugely influential ideas.'This is an extraordinarily interesting, and in fact gripping, book on a famously enigmatic text.

Nordmann's mastery of the philosophical backgrounds, extending back through both Anglophone and European philosophy, along with his deep knowledge of the Austrian culture behind the early Wittgenstein, puts him in a position to shed rare light on Wittgenstein's seemingly gnomic utterances.Each volume of this series of companions to major philosophers contains specially commissioned essays by an international team of scholars, together with a substantial bibliography, and will serve as a reference work for students and non-specialists.

One aim of the series is to dispel the intimidation such readers often feel when faced with the work of a difficult and challenging thinker.4/5(2).