By Duncan Richter

ISBN-10: 081087606X

ISBN-13: 9780810876064

Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) used to be certainly the most very important philosophers of the 20 th century, and maybe of any century. He used to be additionally a desirable, charismatic, and aggravating guy. His philosophical skill was once famous shortly through Bertrand Russell, and through his lifetime his paintings stimulated first logical positivism after which usual language philosophy. due to the fact then it has additionally develop into imperative in post-analytical philosophical inspiration. past the area of educational philosophy it has encouraged playwrights, poets, novelists, architects, filmmakers, and biographers.

The A to Z of Wittgenstein's Philosophy is meant for someone who desires to comprehend extra concerning the philosophy and the lifetime of this enigmatic philosopher. The e-book includes an introductory evaluate of his existence and paintings, a timeline of the key suitable occasions in and after his existence, an in depth bibliography, and, chiefly, an A-Z of rules, humans, and locations which have been enthusiastic about his philosophy and its reception. The dictionary is written without specific time table and comprises entries on philosophers (and others) who prompted Wittgenstein, these he stimulated in flip, and a few of the most figures in modern Wittgenstein scholarship. feedback for additional studying also are incorporated, in addition to a advisor to the literature on Wittgenstein and a bibliography damaged down by means of topic area.

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Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) was once absolutely probably the most vital philosophers of the 20 th century, and maybe of any century. He was once additionally a desirable, charismatic, and aggravating guy. His philosophical skill used to be famous presently via Bertrand Russell, and through his lifetime his paintings encouraged first logical positivism after which traditional language philosophy.

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