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Bruce Andrew Howes
Okanagan University College
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    "Rethinking" the Preface of the Tractatus.Bruce Howes - 2007 - Philosophical Investigations 30 (1):3–24.
    It is generally considered the case that an authorial preface is an author’s opportunity to give the reader a hand in interpreting the work he or she is about to read. It is strange then that the Preface to Wittgenstein’s Tractatus (1922) has often been overlooked. Max Black’s (1964) influential A Companion toWittgenstein’sTractatus, for example, passes over the Preface in silence. And even in the latest published edition of the so-called Prototractatus (1996), the Preface is the only part that appears (...)
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  2. Mark Dooley, The Politics of Exodus: Søren Kierkegaard's Ethics of Responsibility Reviewed By.Bruce Howes - 2002 - Philosophy in Review 22 (4):267-269.
     
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  3. The Clear Terminus: A Kierkegaardian Reading of Wittgenstein's "Tractatus".Bruce Howes - 2001 - Dissertation, University of Ottawa (Canada)
    The metaphysical root of Ludwig Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus represents a departure from a pervasive philosophical assumption found originally in Plato's Meno. This departure is directly inspired by a critique of the Meno found in the works by Soren Kierkegaard written under the pseudonym Johannes Climacus. ;The central implication of Kierkegaard's influence for Tractatus interpretation is that thought---or thinking---referred to in the Tractatus of necessity extends beyond the limits of language. ;There are at present two competing interpretative readings of the Tractatus (...)
     
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