Books tagged: wittgenstein

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Gödel Versus Wittgenstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,620. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
In intellectual history, perhaps nothing has been more misinterpreted than Gödel’s incompleteness theorems. Stephen Hawking, adopting the popular misconception, said, “Thus mathematics is either inconsistent, or incomplete. The smart money is on incomplete.” if mathematics is tautology, as Wittgenstein said, mathematics cannot be inconsistent and/or incomplete.
Comments on Roger Teichmann’s Article (2016) The Identity of a Word
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $2.43 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This 3100 word essay comments on an article appearing in the winter 2016 issue of The American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly (Volume 90). The article is titled, The Identity of a Word. The author of the article is Roger Teichmann, a professor at St. Hilda’s College, University of Oxford in Oxford, United Kingdom.
Conceptul şi semnificaţia R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale
Series: Lucrări în Relaţii Internaţionale. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: Romanian. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
În această lucrare propun două versiuni şi semnificaţii ale conceptului R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale, în speranţa că voi elimina confuzia terminologică existentă.
言語行為と規範倫理学
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: Japanese. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
ウィトゲンシュタイン、クワイン、ムーア、ヘアー、サール、ロールズ、ノージックなど、論理学研究から言語行為論へ、実証主義から形而上学へ、メタ倫理学から規範倫理学へと変貌を遂げた英語圏の思想界を代表する論理学者、哲学者、倫理学者、社会哲学者の理論を批判的に検討しつつ、超越論的言語哲学の可能性を探り、言語行為とその規範を超越論的目的論の立場から考える。
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.
Uscite dal pensiero
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 60,020. Language: Italian. Published: November 4, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Che senso ha la vita? Domanda facile a porsi, specialmente se inchiodati al disagio costitutivo che sempre più si impone sul nostro quotidiano. Wittgenstein ne fu ossessionato tutta la vita, non capendo da dove nascesse; e rispose, incredibilmente, parlando del nostro linguaggio. Benvenuti nella filosofia.
Hermeneutics Of Religion
Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
"To have a theory of religion before studying religion would make the study superfluous unless there is openness for change, openness for new horizons emerging. However, we need to understand that contextual meaningfulness is not the same as relativism". Hermeneutics of Religion investigates the various issues involved in the approach to the study of religions.
Lazarus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Luke Collins is a schoolteacher, failed inventor and atheist, who raises his son from the dead. His celebrity status is short-lived, however, when an incident from his past is revealed in the media. He flees to a Greek island from which he is eventually deported. When he returns, he discovers that his son has a new identity, precipitating in Collins, albeit too late, a life-changing revelation.
Propositions and Facts in the Early Philosophy of Bertrand Russell
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 68,300. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book discusses Russell’s difficulties with the notions of proposition, propositional function, and (somewhat later) fact, particularly the role of propositions in Russell’s philosophy and in Russell’s reasons for thinking propositions unnecessary, and, in fact, an unwelcome addition to ontology.
Revenge in a Clockwork Universe
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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A poet, his aunt, Stephen Fry and a peacock you might like to meet, but probably wouldn't want to play Strip Monopoly with. Bulgakov, Gogol...Spraints.