Hamann, Nietzsche, and Wittgenstein on the language of philosophers

In Lisa Marie Anderson (ed.), Hamann and the Tradition. Northwestern University Press (2012)
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In this chapter I shall examine some of Johann Georg Hamann’s claims about how philosophers misuse, misunderstand, and are misled by language. I will then examine how he anticipates things that Friedrich Nietzsche and Ludwig Wittgenstein say on this topic.



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