The Later Wittgenstein on Language by D. WhitingThe Later Wittgenstein on Language by D. Whiting

The Later Wittgenstein on Language

byD. Whiting

Hardcover | December 9, 2009

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This volume brings together distinguished Wittgenstein scholars and renowned philosophers of language in order to examine what Wittgenstein has to say about language and to assess its significance for contemporary philosophy.
EMMA BORG is Professor of Philosophy, University of Reading, UK WILLIAM CHILD is Fellow and Tutor at University College and University Lecturer at the University of Oxford, UK HANS-JOHANN GLOCK is Professor of Theoretical Philosophy, University of Zürich, Switzerland. KATHRIN GLÜER is Professor in Theoretical Philosophy, Stockholm U...
Title:The Later Wittgenstein on LanguageFormat:HardcoverDimensions:243 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.75 inPublished:December 9, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230219683

ISBN - 13:9780230219687

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Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgements Abbreviations Notes on Contributors Introduction; D.Whiting Wittgenstein's Definition of 'Meaning' as 'Use'; P.Horwich Meaning and Use; P.M.S Hacker The Use of Pejoratives; T.Williamson Wittgenstein's Externalism; W.Child Wittgenstein and Expressivism; D.Macarthur Meaning and Context: A Survey of a Contemporary Debate; E.Borg Particular and General: Wittgenstein, Linguistic Rules, and Context; D.Whiting Necessity, a Priority and Analyticity: A Wittgensteinian Perspective; H-J.Glock Es braucht die Regel nicht: Wittgenstein on Rules and Meaning; K.Glüer & Å.Wikforss Kripke's Wittgenstein, Factualism and Meaning; A.Miller Transcendental Idealism in Wittgenstein, and Theories of Meaning; A.W.Moore Kripke's Wittgenstein, On Certainty, and Epistemic Relativism; M.Kusch Bibliography Index

Editorial Reviews

'Daniel Whiting has brought together a collection of papers on the late philosophy of Wittgenstein, each of which, whether as a whole or in part, has something to offer to the reader...the collection is to be highly recommended.' - The Philosophical Quarterly