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Wittgenstein, Ludwig 1889-1951

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Works: 4,299 works in 11,581 publications in 24 languages and 317,278 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Conference proceedings  Miscellanea  Illustrations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Honoree, Dedicatee, Other, Creator, Lyricist, Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: B3376.W563, 192
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Tractatus logico-philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
612 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 23 languages and held by 5,380 libraries worldwide
"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 of a generation of philosophers. For Wittgenstein, logic was something we use to conquer a reality which is in itself both elusive and unobtainable. He famously summarized the book in the following words; 'What can be said at all can be said clearly; and what we cannot talk about we must pass over in silence.' David Pears and Brian McGuinness received the highest praise for their meticulous translation. The work is prefaced by Bertrand Russell's original introduction to the first English edition."--BOOK JACKET
Philosophical investigations by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
183 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,135 libraries worldwide
Incorporating significant editorial changes from earlier editions, the fourth edition of Ludwig Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations is the definitive en face German-English version of the most important work of 20th-century philosophy.: The extensively revised English translation incorporates many hundreds of changes to Anscombe's original translation; Footnoted remarks in the earlier editions have now been relocated in the text; What was previously referred to as 'Part 2' is now republished as Philosophy of Psychology A Fragment, and all the remarks in it are numbered for ease of r
Remarks on the foundations of mathematics by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
96 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 2,047 libraries worldwide
Parallel dual language text (German and English)
Preliminary studies for the "Philosophical investigations" generally known as the Blue and brown books by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
90 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,904 libraries worldwide
This book reveals the germination and growth of the ideas which found their final expression in [the author's] later work. It is [for] students of [the author's] thought and to all those who wish to study at first-hand the mental processes of a thinker who fundamentally changed te course of modern philosophy
Philosophical grammar : part I, The proposition, and its sense, part II, On logic and mathematics by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
143 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,899 libraries worldwide
Wittgenstein wrote this book during 1932-1934 - the period just before he began to dictate the Blue Book. In Part I he discusses the notions of "proposition," "sense," "language," "grammar"; what "saying something" is, what distinguishes signs form random marks or noises. Must we start with "primary" signs which need no explanation? In what sense have we a general concept of proposition or of language? The phrases "family of cases" and "family similarities," which the Investigations use, are here; and comparison brings out what is special in the later development. But although it is close to the Investigations at some points, and to the Philosophische Bemerkungen at others, the Philosophical Grammar is an independent work and discusses much that is not in either of them. It is Wittgenstein's fullest treatment of logic and mathematics in their connection with his later understanding of "proposition," "sign," and "system." In Part II he writes on logical inference and generality - criticizing views of Frege and Russell and earlier views of his own, developing his conception of "law of a series" and of "...and so on" - leading to his discussion of mathematics, which fills two fifths of the volume: the ideas of "foundations of mathematics," of cardinal numbers, of mathematical proof, and especially of inductive or recursive proofs (with reference to Skolem), which he treats to a depth and extent beyond anything he said of them elsewhere
On certainty by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
79 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,696 libraries worldwide
What we publish here belongs to the last year and a half of Wittgenstein's life
Zettel by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
68 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
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Lectures & conversations on aesthetics, psychology, and religious belief by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
62 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
The first thing to be said about this book is that nothing contained herein was written by Wittgenstein himself. The notes published here are not Wittgenstein's own lecture notes, but notes taken down by students, which he neither saw nor checked. It is even doubtful if he would have approved of their publication, as least in their present form. Since, however, they deal with topics only briefly touched upon in his other published writings, and since for some time they have been circulating privately, it was thought best to publish them in a form approved by their authors
Culture and value by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
68 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,313 libraries worldwide
The Past Masters Collected Works of Ludwig Wittgenstein database comprises the English language translations of the Wittgenstein corpus as published by Basil Blackwell in Oxford
Remarks on colour by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
44 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
Part III of this volume reproduces most of a MS book written in oxford in the Spring of 1950. I have left out material on "inner-outer", remarks about Shakespeare and some general observations about life; all this both was marked as discontinuous with the text and also will appear elsewhere. Part I was written in Cambridge in March 1951: it is a selection and revision of the earlier material, with few additions. It is not clear whether Part II ante- or post-dates Part III. It was part of what was written on undated loose sheets of foolscap, the rest being devoted to certainty
Wittgenstein and the Vienna circle : conversations by Friedrich Waismann( Book )
44 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Remarks on the philosophy of psychology by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
87 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
This bilingual edition of the Remarks on the Philosophy of Psychology presents the first English translation of an essential body of Wittgenstein's work. It elaborates Wittgenstein's views on psychological concepts such as expectation, sensation, knowing how to follow a rule, and knowledge of the sensations of other persons. It also shows strong emphasis on the "anthropological" aspect of Wittgenstein's thought
Philosophical remarks by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
24 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in English and German and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
This work contains the seeds of Wittgenstein's later philosophy of mind and of mathematics. He analyzes generality in and out of mathematics, and the notions of proof and experiment. He also dicusses both behaviorism and the verifiability principle
Letters to Russell, Keynes, and Moore by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
25 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 861 libraries worldwide
Prototractatus; an early version of Tractatus logico-philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
34 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Perspectives on the philosophy of Wittgenstein by Irving Block( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 libraries worldwide
Last writings on the philosophy of psychology by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
47 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Preliminary studies for part II of the Philosophical investigations
Wittgenstein's Lectures on the foundations of mathematics, Cambridge, 1939 : from the notes of R.G. Bosanquet, Norman Malcolm, Rush Rhees, and Yorick Smythies by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
34 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
The Wittgenstein reader by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and German and held by 654 libraries worldwide
From the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus to the later work on ethics and religion, this volume is the only selection of the key works of Wittgenstein -- arguably the emblematic philosopher of the twentieth century. Thematically and chronologically arranged, The Wittgenstein Reader represents the breadth, complexity, and evolution of his thought, from logical atomism to the later work on ethics, life and faith. Taken together, the selections are designed to add up to an overview of Wittgensteinʹs philosophical position, and are ideal as a single text for course use. -- Back cover
Philosophical investigations : the German text, with a revised English translation by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )
24 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and German and held by 650 libraries worldwide
The Philosophical Investigations of Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) present his own distillation of two decades of intense work on the philosophies of mind, language and meaning
 
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Bittnkenstaïn, Luntbich 1889-1951
Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein
Ludwig Wittgenstein
Pitʻŭgensyutʻain, 1889-1951
Uitogenshutain, ... 1889-1951
Uitogenshutain, Rūtovihi 1889-1951
Vitgenshtaĭn, Ludvig, 1889-1951
Vitgenshteĭn, L., 1889-1951
Vitgenshteĭn, Li︠u︡dvig, 1889-1951
Vitgenštajn, Ljudvig 1889-1951
Vitgenštajn, Ludvig.
Vitgenštajn, Ludvig 1889-1951
Vitgenšteinas, Liudvigas 1889-1951
Vitgenšteins, Ludvigs, 1889-1951
Vitgenštejn, Ljudvig.
Vitgenštejn, Ljudvig 1889-1951
Vitgenštejn, Ludvig
Vitogenshutain, Rūtovihi 1889-1951
Wei-ken-ssu-tʻan, 1889-1951
Wei te gen si tan, 1889-1951)
Wei-tʻe-ken-ssu-tʻan, 1889-1951
Wei-tʻe-ken-ssu-tʻan, Lu-te-wei-hsi, 1889-1951
Weitegenshitan, 1889-1951
Wîtgenšṭain, Lûdwig 1889-1951
Witgenšṭeyn, Lûdwîg 1889-1951
Wītginšitāyn, Lūdwīg 1889-1951
Wittgenstein
Wittgenstein, ... 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, L., 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, L. (Ludwig), 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, Ludovicus, 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, Ludvig 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, Ludwig
Wittgenstein, Ludwig J. 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, Ludwig Josef Johann
Wittgenstein, Ludwig Josef Johann, 1889-1951
Wittgenstein, Ludwig von.
Wittgenstein, Ludwing 1889-1951
Витгенштейн, Людвиг, 1889-1951
ויטגנשטיין, לודוויג
ויטגנשטיין, לודוויג, 1889-1951
ויטגנשטיין, לודויג 1889-1951
فتجنشتين، لودفيج، 1889-1952
لدفيج فتجنشتين، 1889-1952
ヴィトゲンシュタイン
ヴィトゲンシュタイン, L
ウィトゲンシュタイン, ルートヴィッヒ
ヴィトゲンシュタイン, ルートヴィッヒ 1889-1951
ヴィトゲンシュタイン, ルートヴィヒ
维特根斯坦, 1889-1951
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