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  1. Wittgenstein, Austrian Economics, and the Logic of Action

    Praxeological Investigations

    By Roderick Long

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Fascinating and thought-provoking, this book shows how the methodology of Austrian economics can be justified and strengthened by grounding it in the philosophy of Wittgenstein. Frege and Wittgenstein argued that whatever counts as thought must embody logical principles. Their arguments also...

    Published June 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  2. Wittgenstein and Levinas

    Ethical and Religious Thought

    By Bob Plant

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Wittgenstein and Levinas examines the oft-neglected relationship between the philosophies of two of the most important and notoriously difficult thinkers of the twentieth century. By bringing the work of each philosopher to bear upon the other, Plant navigates between the antagonistic intellectual...

    Published February 17th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Philosophy and Ordinary Language

    The Bent and Genius of our Tongue, 2nd Edition

    By Oswald Hanfling

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    What is philosophy about and what are its methods? Philosophy and Ordinary Language is a defence of the view that philosophy is largely about questions of language, which to a large extent means ordinary language. Some people argue that if philosophy is about ordinary language, then it is...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  4. The Logic of Liberal Rights

    A Study in the Formal Analysis of Legal Discourse

    By Eric Heinze

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    The Logic of Liberal Rights uses basic logic to develop a model of argument presupposed in all disputes about civil rights and liberties. No prior training in logic is required, as each step is explained. This analysis does not merely apply general logic to legal arguments but is also specifically...

    Published June 19th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Rules, Magic and Instrumental Reason

    A Critical Interpretation of Peter Winch's Philosophy of the Social Sciences

    By Berel Dov Lerner

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    This book offers a systematic and critical discussion of Peter Winch's writings on the philosophy of the social sciences. The author points to Winch's tendency to over-emphasize the importance of language and communication, and his insufficient attention to the role of practical, technological...

    Published August 30th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Gaston Bachelard

    Critic of Science and the Imagination

    By Cristina Chimisso

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    In this new study, Cristina Chimisso explores the work of the French Philosopher of Science, Gaston Bachelard (1884-1962) by situating it within French cultural life of the first half of the century. The book is introduced by a study - based on an analysis of portraits and literary representations...

    Published June 28th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Philosophy and Ordinary Language

    The Bent and Genius of our Tongue

    By Oswald Hanfling

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    What is philosophy about and what are its methods? Philosophy and Ordinary Language is a defence of the view that philosophy is largely about questions of language, which to a large extent means ordinary language. Some people argue that if philosophy is about ordinary language, then it is...

    Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge

  8. The Antievolution Works of Arthur I. Brown

    By Ronald L. Numbers

    Edited by Ronald L. Numbers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1995 by Routledge