Wittgenstein and Quine /

This unique study brings together for the first time two of the most important philosophers of this century. Never before have these two thinkers been compared - and commentators' opinions on their relationship differ greatly. Are the views of Wittgenstein and Quine on method and the nature of...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Other Authors: Arrington, Robert L., 1938-2015., Glock, Hans-Johann, 1960-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:London ; New York : Routledge, 1996.
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Summary:This unique study brings together for the first time two of the most important philosophers of this century. Never before have these two thinkers been compared - and commentators' opinions on their relationship differ greatly. Are the views of Wittgenstein and Quine on method and the nature of philosophy comparable or radically opposed? Does Wittgenstein's concept of language engender that of Quine, or threaten its philosophical foundations? An understanding of the similarities and differences between the thought of Wittgenstein and of Quine is essential if we are to have a full pictur.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvii, 286 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:0203050746
9780203050743
020321112X
9780203211120
9780415096768
0415096766
1280193638
9781280193637
1134862865
9781134862863
9786610193639
6610193630
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