Author(s): Hans Sluga

Published Online: 26 JUL 2011 05:57AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405118477

Online ISBN: 9781444343311

DOI: 10.1002/9781444343311

Series Editor(s): Steven Nadler

About this Book

Wittgenstein presents a concise, comprehensive, and systematic treatment of Ludwig Wittgenstein's thought from his early work, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, to the posthumous publication of On Certainty, notes written just prior to his death.

  • A substantial scholarly addition to our understanding of one of the most original and influential thinkers of the twentieth century, by renowned Wittgenstein scholar, Hans Sluga
  • Proposes an original new interpretation of Wittgenstein's work
  • Written to also be accessible to readers unfamiliar with Wittgenstein's thought
  • Includes discussion of the social and political background and contemporary relevance of Wittgenstein's thoughts

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