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The uses of sense : Wittgenstein's philosophy of language

Author: Charles Travis
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989.
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This work offers an account of Wittgenstein's view of language as part of the Philosophical Investigations. It applies the account to show the significance of private language and of other major themes in the Investigations.
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Travis, Charles, 1943-
Uses of sense.
Oxford ; Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989
(DLC) 89177657
(OCoLC)23870731
Named Person: Ludwig Wittgenstein; Ludwig Wittgenstein; Ludwig Wittgenstein; Ludwig Wittgenstein; Ludwig Wittgenstein
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Travis
ISBN: 9780191598630 0191598631
OCLC Number: 666883233
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 400 pages)
Contents: Two Pictures of Semantics --
The Making of Semantic Fact --
The Uses of Language Games --
Doubt and Knowledge Ascription --
The Limits of Doubt --
Through the Wilderness --
The Autonomy of Fact-stating --
The Problems with Private Semantics.
Responsibility: Charles Travis.
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An interpretation of the ideas of language developed by Wittgenstein in his "Philosophical Investigations", this study places the "private language argument" in the context of wider themes and  Read more...

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