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  1. Wittgenstein, Mind and Meaning

    Towards a Social Conception of Mind

    By Meredith Williams

    Wittgenstein, Mind and Meaning offers a provocative re-reading of Wittgenstein's later writings on language and mind, and explores the tensions between Wittgenstein's ideas and contemporary cognitivist conceptions of the mental. This book addresses both Wittgenstein's later works as well as...

    Published August 29th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Wittgenstein, Rules and Institutions

    By David Bloor

    Clearly and engagingly written, this volume is vital reading for students of philosophy and sociology, and anyone interested in Wittgenstein's later thought. David Bloor provides a challenging and informative evaluation of Wittgenstein's account of rules and rule-following. Arguing for a...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Ludwig Wittgenstein

    Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers, Second Series

    Edited by David Kilfoyle, Stuart Shanker

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    Wittgenstein scholarship has continued to grow at a pace few could have anticipated - a testament both to the fertility of his thought and to the thriving state of contemporary philosophy. In response to this ever-growing interest in the field, we are delighted to announce the publication of a...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

    2nd Edition

    By Ludwig Wittgenstein

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Perhaps the most important work of philosophy written in the twentieth century, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus was the only philosophical work that Ludwig Wittgenstein published during his lifetime. Written in short, carefully numbered paragraphs of extreme brilliance, it captured the imagination...

    Published May 18th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Wittgenstein's Art of Investigation

    By Beth Savickey

    Wittgenstein's Art of Investigation is one of the first to focus on and provide an original and detailed analysis of Wittgenstein's grammatical investigations. Beth Sarkey offers us new insight into the historical context and influences on method which will help students understand the intricacies...

    Published July 15th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Wittgenstein, Politics and Human Rights

    By Robin Holt

    Do human rights make sense? They have been central to post-war political life, and our picture of moral self. But this is being eroded, Holt argues, and with it the viability of human rights discourse. The pre-social individual and its mental armoury is being challenged by an increasing awareness...

    Published May 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  7. Ludwig Wittgenstein: Critical Assessments

    Edited by Stuart Shanker

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    Philosophical interest in the writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein is developing at a phenomenal rate. Every year sees a growing number of works devoted to matters pertaining to exegesis or application of Wittgenstein's ideas. Wittgenstein's influence is thus radiating throughout every branch and...

    Published March 22nd 1987 by Routledge

  8. Wittgenstein

    2nd Edition

    By Robert J. Fogelin

    Series: Arguments of the Philosophers

    No serious philosopher or student of philosophy can afford to neglect Wittgenstein's work. Professor Fogelin provides an authoritative critical evaluation of both the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus and Philosophical Investigations, enabling the reader to come to grips with these difficult yet key...

    Published March 12th 1987 by Routledge

  9. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

    German and English

    By Ludwig Wittgenstein

    The Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus first appeared in 1921 and was the only philosophical work that Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) published during his lifetime. Written in short, carefully numbered paragraphs of extreme compression and brilliance, it immediately convinced many of its readers and...

    Published September 10th 1981 by Routledge

  10. Prototractatus

    By Ludwig Wittgenstein

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, first published in 1921, has had a profound influence on modern philosophic thought. Prototractatus is a facsimile reproduction of an early version of Tractatus, only discovered in 1965. The original text has a parallel English translation and the text...

    Published October 6th 1971 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Wittgenstein's Art of Investigation
    By Beth Savickey
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014
  2. Wittgenstein, Politics and Human Rights
    By Robin Holt
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014
  3. The Idea of a Social Science and Its Relation to Philosophy
    By Peter Winch
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  4. Christian Ethics and Commonsense Morality: An Intuitionist Account
    By Kevin Jung
    To Be Published December 16th 2014
  5. Wittgenstein and Perception
    Edited by Michael Campbell, Michael O'Sullivan
    To Be Published February 24th 2015

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