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Cover image of the book Wittgenstein on Philosophy, Objectivity, and Meaning. Edited by James Conant and Sebastian Sunday. Cambridge University Press. 2019.

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Cambridge UP, 2019

Wittgenstein on Philosophy, Objectivity, and Meaning

This volume of new essays presents groundbreaking interpretations of some of the most central themes of Wittgenstein’s philosophy. A distinguished group of contributors demonstrates how Wittgenstein’s thought can fruitfully be applied to contemporary debates in epistemology, metaphilosophy and philosophy of language. The volume combines historical and systematic approaches to Wittgensteinian methods and perspectives, with essays providing detailed analysis that will be accessible to students as well as specialists. The result is a rich and illuminating picture of a key figure in twentieth-century philosophy and his continuing importance to philosophical study.

Cover image of the book Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language. Edited by Sebastian Sunday Greve and Jakub Macha. Palgrave Macmillan. 2019.

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Palgrave Macmillan, 2016

Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language

This volume is the first to focus on a particular complex of questions that have troubled Wittgenstein scholarship since its very beginnings. The authors re-examine Wittgenstein’s fundamental insights into the workings of human linguistic behaviour, its creative extensions and its philosophical capabilities, as well as his creative use of language. It offers insight into a variety of topics including painting, politics, literature, poetry, literary theory, mathematics, philosophy of language, aesthetics and philosophical methodology.

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