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By Hans Sluga

Wittgenstein provides a concise, accomplished, and systematic therapy of Ludwig Wittgenstein's concept from his early paintings, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, to the posthumous ebook of On simple task, notes written simply sooner than his death.

• a considerable scholarly addition to our figuring out of 1 of the main unique and influential thinkers of the 20 th century, via popular Wittgenstein student, Hans Sluga
• Proposes an unique new interpretation of Wittgenstein's work
• Written to even be obtainable to readers strange with Wittgenstein's thought
• contains dialogue of the social and political history and modern relevance of Wittgenstein's recommendations

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