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Wittgenstein: Rules, Grammar and Necessity

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This is the second volume of analytical commentary on Wittgenstein's masterpiece, the Philosophical Investigations. Like the first, it consists of philosophical essays and critical exegesis.The six essays deal comprehensively with various themes in Wittgenstein's philosophy: the relationship between his mathematics and his philosophy of mind; his conception of grammar and rules of grammar; the relation between a rule and what accords with a rule; the characterization of rule and following as mastery of a technique manifest in practice; his notion of a form of life, and of agreement in definitions and judgements; a comprehensive investigation into his account of logical and mathematical necessity and other topics.

Annotations in ink throughout and cover slightly discoloured with age.

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Author(s):
BAKER, G P, and Hacker, P M S (editors)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
250x150x15
EAN-13:
9780631161882
Edition:
Volume 2
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780631161882
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
352
Publisher:
Oxford: Basil Blackwell
Series:
v.2

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This is the second volume of analytical commentary on Wittgenstein's masterpiece, the Philosophical Investigations. Like the first, it consists of philosophical essays and critical exegesis.The six essays deal comprehensively with various themes in Wittgenstein's philosophy: the relationship between his mathematics and his philosophy of mind; his conception of grammar and rules of grammar; the relation between a rule and what accords with a rule; the characterization of rule and following as mastery of a technique manifest in practice; his notion of a form of life, and of agreement in definitions and judgements; a comprehensive investigation into his account of logical and mathematical necessity and other topics.

Annotations in ink throughout and cover slightly discoloured with age.

Author(s):
BAKER, G P, and Hacker, P M S (editors)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
250x150x15
EAN-13:
9780631161882
Edition:
Volume 2
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780631161882
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
352
Publisher:
Oxford: Basil Blackwell
Series:
v.2

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