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Reading Wittgenstein"s Philosophical investigations

John J. Ross

Reading Wittgenstein"s Philosophical investigations

a beginner"s guide

by John J. Ross

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig, -- 1889-1951,
  • Philosophy,
  • Language and languages -- Philosophy,
  • Semantics (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJohn J. Ross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB3376.W563 P532715 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23687710M
    ISBN 109780739136744, 9780739136751, 9780739136768
    LC Control Number2009033029

      Ludwig Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations is a hugely important piece of philosophical writing, one frequently encountered by students of philosophy. Yet, there is no escaping the extent of the challenge posed by Wittgenstein's work, in 1/5(1). Ross, J () Reading Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations: A Beginner's Guide. Sandis, C & O'Connor, T () A Companion to the Philosophy of Action, Wiley-Blackwell. Schšnbaumsfeld, G (/) A Confusion of the Spheres (new in paperback). Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein on Philosophy and Religion OUP.

    The Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus (Logical Philosophical Treatise or Treatise on Logic and Philosophy) is the only full-length philosophical book by the Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein that was published during his lifetime. The goal of the work is to identify the relationship between language and reality and to define the limits of science. Wittgenstein neither proposed, accepted, nor endorsed a single philosophical theory in his entire philosophical career (not even in the Tractatus, contrary to what many believe), and criticised those who attempted to devise any such theories. [Why.

    Blue Book, and Philosophical Investigations seem relevant. However, I don't believe that without actually reading them, it is possible to have an opinion. A regular book review wouldn't help me -- I have already mentioned that I am interested in Wittgenstein's works since I'm interested the intersection of Computer Science/KR and Wittgenstein's. I have read Philosophical Investigations and understood the vast majority of it; it is fairly straightforward as a text, and all you need to understand its philosophical significance within his life is to understand it is partly a refutation of the notions he formerly held on life, language, and reality.


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Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations, by Arif Ahmed. Who is the ideal reader of a book like this. Picture yourself as an undergraduate (or graduate) student of philosophy, who for some reason known to no one else and half-forgotten by you yourself, took a course that required you to read and attempt to interpret Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations.

The Philosophical Investigations dominated discussion in the English-speaking world fromwhen it was published, until the mid s. It addresses much the same problems, but from a totally different perspective, and it goes beyond them to examine deep questions concerning knowledge of one’s own experience, language and thought, thinking.

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Philosophical Investigations as a war book is fer tile for understanding the real natur e and huge significance of Wittgenstein’s anti-private-language : Rupert Read. The Investigations open with a quote from St. Augustine's Confessions, which describes the process of learning language in terms of learning the names of objects.

It appears that there is nothing wrong with saying that words name things and that we teach people. Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (/ ˈ v ɪ t ɡ ən ʃ t aɪ n,-s t aɪ n /; German: [ˈluːtvɪç ˈvɪtgənˌʃtaɪn]; 26 April – 29 April ) was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of language.

From toWittgenstein taught at the University of al advisor: Bertrand Russell. I agree with the recommendation to read the Monk book on Wittgenstein (W), that is a great resource. Another is to cut to the idea that typically crystallizes my understanding of W, and which I find most practical to everyday thinking and that is.

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It will .Ludwig Wittgenstein, in full Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein, (born ApVienna, Austria-Hungary [now in Austria]—died ApCambridge, Cambridgeshire, England), Austrian-born British philosopher, regarded by many as the greatest philosopher of the 20th nstein’s two major works, Logisch-philosophische Abhandlung (; Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus.

The Philosophical Investigations was 'cited far more frequently than any other book and was listed first on more ballots the one crossover masterpiece in twentieth-century philosophy, appealing across diverse specializations and philosophical orientations'. 1 Wittgenstein has also become an iconic figure: he is the only philosopher to Brand: Cambridge University Press.