The tractatus on inference and entailment

In Erich Reck (ed.), From Frege to Wittgenstein: Essays on Early Analytic Philosophy, 283–307. Oxford University Press (2002)

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Ian Proops
University of Texas at Austin
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In the Tractatus Wittgenstein criticizes Frege and Russell's view that laws of inference (Schlussgesetze) "justify" logical inferences. What lies behind this criticism, I argue, is an attack on Frege and Russell's conceptions of logical entailment. In passing, I examine Russell's dispute with Bradley on the question whether all relations are "internal".
Keywords inference  laws of inference  Frege  Russell  Wittgenstein  Ricketts  Bradley  internal relation  external relation  Ricketts
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