The A to Z of Wittgenstein's Philosophy (The A to Z Guide Series 178)

The A to Z of Wittgenstein's Philosophy (The A to Z Guide Series 178)

By: Duncan Richter (author)Paperback

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The A to Z of Wittgenstein's Philosophy is intended for anyone who wants to know more about the philosophy and the life of this enigmatic thinker. The book contains an introductory overview of his life and work, a timeline of the major relevant events in and after his life, an extensive bibliography, and, above all, an A-Z of ideas, people, and places that have been involved in his philosophy and its reception. The dictionary is written with no particular agenda and includes entries on philosophers (and others) who influenced Wittgenstein, those he influenced in turn, and some of the main figures in contemporary Wittgenstein scholarship. Suggestions for further reading are also included, as well as a guide to the literature on Wittgenstein and a bibliography broken down by subject area.

About Author

Duncan Richter teaches philosophy at the Virginia Military Institute and works primarily on ethics and the philosophy of Wittgenstein. He is the author of Wittgenstein At His Word.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780810876064
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 276
  • ID: 9780810876064
  • weight: 386
  • ISBN10: 081087606X

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