Ludwig Wittgenstein

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Ludwig Wittgenstein
Born 26 Apryle 1889(1889-04-26)
Vienna, Austrick-Hungary
Died 29 Apryle 1951(1951-04-29) (aged 62)
Cambridge, Ingland
Cause o daith
Prostate cancer
Era 20th century philosophy
Schuil Analytic philosophy
Main interests
Logic, Metapheesics, Filosofie o leid, Filosofie o mathematics, Filosofie o mind, Epistemology
Notable ideas
Pictur theory o leid
Truth functions
States o affairs
Logical necessity
Meanin is uise
Private leid argument
Faimily resemblance
Rule follaein
Forms o life
Wittgensteinian fideism
Wittgenstein's filosofie o mathematics
Ordinary leid filosofie
Ideal leid analysis
Meanin scepticism
Memory scepticism
Semantic externalism
Critique o set theory[1]
Signatur Ludwig Wittgenstein signature.svg
The Wittgenstein Archives at the University of Bergen
The Cambridge Wittgenstein Archive

Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (/ˈvɪtɡənˌstn/;[4] German: [ˈvɪtgənˌʃtaɪn]; 26 Aprile 1889 – 29 Aprile 1951) wis an Austrick-Breetish filosofer who wirked primarily in logic, the filosofie o mathematics, the filosofie o mind, an the filosofie o leid.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Mathematics: Wittgenstein's Intermediate Critique of Set Theory entry by Victor Rodych in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, March 21, 2011
  2. "Wittgenstein As Engineer"
  3. Patton, Lydia, 2009, "Signs, Toy Models, and the A Priori: from Helmholtz to Wittgenstein," Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science, 40 (3): 281–289.
  4. "Wittgenstein". Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.
  5. Dennett, Daniel (29 March 1999). "LUDWIG WITTGENSTEIN: Philosopher (subscription required) — Time 100: Scientists and Thinkers issue". Time Magazine Online. Retrieved 29 November 2011.