Wittgenstein: A Very Short Introduction Paperback
Part of the Very Short Introductions series
Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) was an extraordinarily original philospher, whose influence on twentieth-century thinking goes well beyond philosophy itself.
In this book, which aims to make Wittgenstein's thought accessible to the general non-specialist reader, A.
C. Grayling explains the nature and impact of Wittgenstein's views. He describes both his early and later philosophy, the differences and connections between them, and gives a fresh assessment of Wittgenstein's continuing influence on contemporary thought.
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- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 160 pages, halftones and drawings
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 22/02/2001
- Category: Biography: general
- ISBN: 9780192854117