Ludwig Wittgenstein Confesses
- `Now I Can Go On': Wittgenstein and Our Embodied Embeddedness in the `Hurly-Burly' of Life. Shotter, John // Human Studies;Oct96, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p385
The article discusses the evolution of languages. The origin and the primitive form of the language game is a reaction; only from this can more complicated forms develops. The author attempts to "point," from its unfolding text, out toward the nature of people spontaneous, embodied...
- Was Wittgenstein an anti-Semite? The significance of anti-Semitism for Wittgenstein's philosophy. Szabados, Bela // Canadian Journal of Philosophy;Mar1999, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p1
Focuses on the self-identification of Ludwig Wittgenstein as a Jewish philosopher. Commentaries on Wittgenstein's Jewishness; Portrait of Wittgenstein as anti-Semite; Perspectives on Wittgenstein's Judaica; Link between Wittgenstein's Jewish thoughts and his philosophical orientation in the 1930s.
- Language and Reality: Whitehead, Wittgenstein, and the Analytic. Gill, Jerry H. // Process Studies;Spring/Summer2014, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p59
This article explores the relationship between Wittgenstein (both early and late) and Whitehead, specifically regarding the different views of the relationship between language and reality in these two thinkers.
- Introduction. // Studien zur Oesterreichischen Philosophie;2013, Vol. 45, p13
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the works of musical composer and philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein. // Modern Age, 1900-2000: A Biographical Dictionary of Western Cult;2006, p900
An encyclopedia entry for Austrian-British philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein is presented. He was born on April 26, 1889 in Vienna, Austria, into one of the most prominent families in Astro-Hungarian Empire. According to this entry, his contributions to the field of philosophy included the...
- WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig (1889-1951). Hanfling, Oswald // Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy;2006, Vol. 4, p3491
An encyclopedia entry for philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein is presented. Wittgenstein was born on April 26, 1889 and died on April 29, 1951 in Cambridge, England. Wittgenstein came to England in 1908 to participate in experiments in aeronautics. He is highly regarded as one of the greatest...
- GENIUS AND THE DUTIFUL LIFE:RAY MONK'S WITTGENSTEIN AND THE BIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILOSOPHER AS SUB-GENRE. Freadman, Richard // Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly;Spring2002, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p301
Discusses Ray Monk's biography of Ludwig Wittgenstein, highlighting the sub-genre of the biography of the philosopher from several perspectives. Trend in biographical life writing of philosophers; Twentieth century examples of biography of the philosopher; Theoretical challenge to empirical...
- Stomach tracts. WILSON, BEE // New Statesman;01/08/99, Vol. 128 Issue 4418, p46
Describes the eating habits of philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein. Meal demanded by Wittgenstein while in the United States in 1949; Background of Wittgenstein; Preferred lunch of the philosopher.
- Letters to the Editor Ludwig Wittgenstein: Autism and Philosophy. Fitzgerald, Michael // Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders;Dec2000, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p621
Presents a letter to the editor concerning the autism of philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.