David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus famously ends with a remark that, as he says in the book’s “Preface,” could also summarize the sense of the book as a whole: Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent. Passing over, for the moment, the difference between speaking and knowing, the remark can be read almost as a paraphrase of one written almost 2500 years ago: You could not know what is not – that cannot be done – nor indicate it. (KR 291).
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Dawn M. Phillips (2006). Clear as Mud. Journal of Philosophical Research 31:277-294.
Bruce Howes (2007). "Rethinking" the Preface of the Tractatus. Philosophical Investigations 30 (1):3–24.
Gert König (1969). Index to Ludwig Wittgenstein's “Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus” and Wittgenstein Bibliography. Philosophy and History 2 (2):133-134.
Denis McManus (2006/2010). The Enchantment of Words: Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. Oxford University Press.
Alfred Nordmann (2005). Wittgenstein's Tractatus: An Introduction. Cambridge University Press.
Kevin Cahill (2004). Ethics and the Tractatus: A Resolute Failure. Philosophy 79 (1):33-55.
Ludwig Wittgenstein (2006). The Wittgenstein Reader. Blackwell Pub..
Nikolay Milkov (2003). The Method of the Tractatus. Contributions of the Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society 11:139-41.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads93 ( #42,736 of 1,792,259 )
Recent downloads (6 months)22 ( #36,460 of 1,792,259 )
How can I increase my downloads?