Ludwig Wittgenstein Confesses
- 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.
- 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.
- 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...
- 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...
- 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.
- WITTGENSTEIN AND THE UNDERSTANDING OF MUSIC. Scruton, Roger // British Journal of Aesthetics;Jan2004, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p1
Wittgenstein's contribution to musical aesthetics is not often discussed, which is surprising, given his rare musicality and musical connections. His distinctive achievement is to have focused on the question of musical understanding, and to have connected this with two other philosophical...
- Art in an Expanded Field. Carroll, Noël // Nordic Journal of Aesthetics;2011, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p14
This article reviews the various ways in which the later writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein have been employed to address the question "What is Art?" These include the family resemblance model, the cluster concept model and the form of life model. The article defends a version of the form of life...