Chapter Three. This is How We Play the Game

  1. Michael Luntley

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776223.ch3

Wittgenstein: Meaning and Judgement

Wittgenstein: Meaning and Judgement

How to Cite

Luntley, M. (2003) This is How We Play the Game, in Wittgenstein: Meaning and Judgement, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776223.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102414

Online ISBN: 9780470776223



  • normativity;
  • wittgenstein;
  • grammar;
  • revelation;
  • contemporary philosophy


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Two Kinds of ‘Hidden’

  • Meaning and Use

  • Use and Self

  • Use and Augustine's Mistake

  • Is ‘Slab!’ a Shortening of ‘Bring Me a Slab!’ or is the Latter a Lengthening of the Former?

  • This and Similar Things are called ‘Games’

  • Spontaneity in Particular Circumstances

  • Notes