Wittgenstein on Rules and Private Language: An Elementary Exposition e-book
by Saul A. Kripke
As noted by Kripke himself, the work is more an elaboration of Kripke's thoughts in reaction to the Philosophical Investigations, than a truly dedicated attempt to uncover Wittgenstein's perspective.
clearly and compellingly presented. an exemplary piece of exposition. Times Literary Supplement "A detailed examination of what is clearly a central theme in Wittgenstein's writings.
Kripke argues that Wittgenstein discovers a new kind of philosophical skepticism, which radically breaks from all previous forms of skepticism.
Includes bibliographical references and index. Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951. I. Title 192 81-20070 B3376. W564K74 AACR2 ISBN 0-674-95401-7 (paper). Most of the exposition which follows occurred to the present writer some time ago, in the academic year 1962-3.
In this book Saul Kripke brings his powerful philosophical intelligence to bear on Wittgenstein's analysis of the notion of. .
In this book Saul Kripke brings his powerful philosophical intelligence to bear on Wittgenstein's analysis of the notion of following a rule. Kripke's boyhood genius did not flicker out in the 1960s, when he studied at Harvard, Oxford, Princeton and Rockefeller University or, more accurately, when he worked independently at these institutions and had occasional contact with his surroundings. His academic training was unique. He ascended directly to full professorships, without ever earning a doctorate.
In this book Saul Kripke brings his powerful philosophical intelligence to bear on Wittgensteina s analysis of the notion of following a rule. clearly andcompellingly presented. TimesLiterary Supplement "A detailed examination of what is clearly acentral theme in Wittgenstein s writings. Shop for Books on Google Play. Browse the world's largest eBookstore and start reading today on the web, tablet, phone, or ereader. Go to Google Play Now . Pages displayed by permission of Harvard University Press.
Similar books and articles. An Elementary Exposition. Saul A. Kripke - 1986 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 51 (3):819-821. Harry Deutsch - 1986 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 51 (3):819-821.