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Wittgenstein, Ludwig 1889-1951

Works: 4,177 works in 12,722 publications in 32 languages and 351,938 library holdings
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Classifications: B3376.W563, 192
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Philosophical investigations by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

490 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 4,571 WorldCat member 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
Tractatus logico-philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

167 editions published between 1922 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 2,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on the foundations of mathematics by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

192 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 2,438 WorldCat member 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 )

118 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,225 WorldCat member 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
On certainty by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

216 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What we publish here belongs to the last year and a half of Wittgenstein's life
Philosophical grammar : part I, the proposition, and its sense, part II, On logic and mathematics by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

177 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 2,112 WorldCat member 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
Philosophical remarks by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

158 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member 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
Lectures & conversations on aesthetics, psychology, and religious belief by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

124 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,903 WorldCat member 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
Zettel by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

94 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 10 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture and value by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

126 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samling af den østrigske filosof Ludwig Wittgensteins (1889-1951) aforismer fra årene 1914 til 1951
Remarks on colour by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

54 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,197 WorldCat member 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 )

37 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Russell, Keynes, and Moore by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

29 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on the philosophy of psychology by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

35 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member 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
Prototractatus : an early version of Tractatus logico-philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

42 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on the philosophy of Wittgenstein by Irving Block( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

45 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in English and French and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bel exemple de l'art du questionnement mené avec la rigueur et la radicalité propres au style wittgensteinien, les cours de 1939 explicitent le grammaticalisme en le mettant à l'épreuve dans le cadre d'une analyse des propositions mathématiques et logiques
Last writings on the philosophy of psychology by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

50 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preliminary studies for part II of the Philosophical investigations
Letters from Ludwig Wittgenstein, with a memoir by Paul Engelmann( Book )

27 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wittgenstein reader by Ludwig Wittgenstein( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member 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
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Bittnkenstan, Luntbich 1889-1951

Liodvėks Vitgenštėins

Ludovicus Wittgenstein

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Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein

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Ludwig Wittgenstein philosophe autrichien, puis britannique, qui apporta des contributions dcisives en logique, dans la thorie des fondements des mathmatiques et en philosophie du langage

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فتجنشتين، لودفيج، 1889-1952

لدفيج فتجنشتين، 1889-1952

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Tractatus logico-philosophicusRemarks on the foundations of mathematicsPreliminary studies for the "Philosophical investigations" generally known as the Blue and brown booksOn certaintyPhilosophical grammar : part I, the proposition, and its sense, part II, On logic and mathematicsPhilosophical remarksLectures & conversations on aesthetics, psychology, and religious beliefZettel