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Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

By Ludwig Wittgenstein

Foreword by Ray Monk

Routledge – 2014 – 108 pages

Series: Routledge Great Minds

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    July 1st 2013

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Ludwig Wittgenstein is one of the greatest and most fascinating philosophers of all time. His Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, composed in a series of remarkable numbered propositions, was the only book he published in his lifetime. He tackles nothing less than the question of whether there is such a thing as a logically perfect language and, armed with it, what we can say about the nature of the world itself. Pushing the limits of language, logic and philosophy, the Tractatus is a brilliant, cryptic and hypnotic tour de force, exerting a major impact on twentieth-century philosophy and stirring the imagination today.

With a new foreword by Ray Monk.

Contents

Foreword to the Routledge Great Minds Edition 1. Translators' Preface 2. Introduction by Bertrand Russell 3. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus Preface 4. Translation Index

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