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Wittgenstein and the end of philosophy

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As new paperback copy.Internally clean and bright.

What is the true worth of Wittgenstein's contribution to philosophy? Answers to this question are strongly divided. However, most assessments rest on certain popular misreadings of his purpose. This book challenges both "theoretical" and "therapeutic" interpretations. In their place, it seeks to establish that, from beginning to end, Wittgenstein regarded clarification as the true end of philosophy. It argues that, properly understood, his approach exemplifies rather than betrays critical philosophy and provides a viable alternative to other contemporary offerings.

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Author(s):
Hutto, Daniel D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
14 x 1.5 x 21.6 cm
Edition:
2006
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1403989869
ISBN-13:
9781403989864
Number of pages:
278
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Title:
Wittgenstein and the end of philosophy

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As new paperback copy.Internally clean and bright.

What is the true worth of Wittgenstein's contribution to philosophy? Answers to this question are strongly divided. However, most assessments rest on certain popular misreadings of his purpose. This book challenges both "theoretical" and "therapeutic" interpretations. In their place, it seeks to establish that, from beginning to end, Wittgenstein regarded clarification as the true end of philosophy. It argues that, properly understood, his approach exemplifies rather than betrays critical philosophy and provides a viable alternative to other contemporary offerings.

Author(s):
Hutto, Daniel D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
14 x 1.5 x 21.6 cm
Edition:
2006
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1403989869
ISBN-13:
9781403989864
Number of pages:
278
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Title:
Wittgenstein and the end of philosophy

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