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Wittgenstein and law

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951.,
  • Law -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Dennis Patterson.
    SeriesPhilosophers and law
    ContributionsPatterson, Dennis M. 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK230.W592 W568 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 475 p. ;
    Number of Pages475
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3304792M
    ISBN 10075462255X
    LC Control Number2004047616

    Russell had taken pity on his abandoned book and got it published in , though with a rebarbative title – Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus – and a ponderous introduction in which he claimed that Wittgenstein’s aim was to ‘prevent nonsense’ by constructing a ‘logically perfect language’. This may be what Russell would have liked.   Rene Descartes, in his Third Meditation, argues that the only possible explanation for his having an idea of God is that God actually exists; and that his idea of God is an innate idea placed in him by God. The details of Descartes's argument need not detain us now — except to comment that the scholastic elements in it put it more or less beyond the pale of contemporary .

    Ludwig Wittgenstein seeks to inoculate against the lure of metaphors. The conundrums of philosophy are, he implies, often the misbegotten offspring of abused metaphors. The distinction between interpretivists and non-interpretivists, apparently so . Solove, a professor at George Washington University Law School, published his book a decade ago, before the watershed privacy incidents—like the Snowden revelations, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) hack, and the Equifax breach—occurred. The lessons imparted in.

      This book discusses one of the central problems in the philosophy of law--the question of legal determinacy. Is the law a seamless web or are there gaps? Bix argues that the major re-thinking of the common and "common sense" views about law that have been proposed by various recent legal theories is s: 1. In Kafka and Wittgenstein, Rebecca Schuman undertakes the first ever book-length scholarly examination of Ludwig Wittgenstein’s philosophy of language alongside Franz Kafka’s prose fiction. In groundbreaking readings, she argues that although many readers of Kafka are searching for what his texts mean, in this search we are sorely mistaken.


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Wittgenstein had a small house built by a fjord, and continued to correspond with Pinsent, who got a first-class degree in maths, and then studied Law.

A tragic loss David Pinsent.