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    Wittgenstein: The Way Out of the Fly-Bottle.Severin Schroeder - 2006 - Polity Press.
    This book offers a lucid and highly readable account of Wittgenstein's philosophy, framed against the background of his extraordinary life and character. Woven together with a biographical narrative, the chapters explain the key ideas of Wittgenstein's work, from his first book, the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, to his mature masterpiece, the Philosophical Investigations. Severin Schroeder shows that at the core of Wittgenstein's later work lies a startlingly original and subversive conception of the nature of philosophy. In accordance with this conception, Wittgenstein offers (...)
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    ‘Too Ridiculous for Words’: Wittgenstein on Scientific Aesthetics.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Intuition, Decision, Compulsion.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    The Tightrope Walker.Severin Schroeder - 2007 - Ratio 20 (4):442–463.
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    The Concept of Trying.Severin Schroeder - 2001 - Philosophical Investigations 24 (3):213–227.
    It is widely held that whenever someone φs, that person tries to do φ. I examine arguments by B. O’Shaughnessy and J. Hornsby, and considerations by P. Grice in support of that thesis. I argue that none of them are convincing. The remainder of the paper defends an analysis of the concept of trying along the lines opposed by Grice et al. By speaking of someone’s trying to φ the speaker leaves the room for failure or the possibility of failure. (...)
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  6. Hempel's Paradox, Law-Likeness and Causal Relations.Severin Schroeder - 2009 - Philosophical Investigations 32 (3):244-263.
    It is widely thought that Bayesian confirmation theory has provided a solution to Hempel's Paradox (the Ravens Paradox). I discuss one well-known example of this approach, by John Mackie, and argue that it is unconvincing. I then suggest an alternative solution, which shows that the Bayesian approach is altogether mistaken. Nicod's Condition should be rejected because a generalisation is not confirmed by any of its instances if it is not law-like. And even law-like non-basic empirical generalisations, which are expressions of (...)
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    Analytic Truths and Grammatical Propositions.Severin Schroeder - 2009 - In P. M. S. Hacker, Hans-Johann Glock & John Hyman (eds.), Wittgenstein and Analytic Philosophy: Essays for P.M.S. Hacker. Oxford University Press.
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    Wittgenstein and His Legacy.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Wittgenstein on Grammar and Grammatical Statements.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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  10. Wittgenstein: The Way Out of the Fly Bottle.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Wittgenstein on Aesthetics.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Moore's Paradox and First-Person Authority.Severin Schroeder - 2006 - Grazer Philosophische Studien 71 (1):161-174.
    This paper explores Wittgenstein's attempts to explain the peculiarities of the first-person use of 'believe' that manifest themselves in Moore's paradox, discussed in Philosophical Investigations, Part II, section x. An utterance of the form 'p and I do not believe that p' is a kind of contradiction, for the second conjunct is not, as it might appear, just a description of my mental state, but an expression of my belief that not-p, contradicting the preceding expression of my belief that p. (...)
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    Private Language and Private Experience.Severin Schroeder - 2001 - In Hans-Johann Glock (ed.), Wittgenstein: A Critical Reader. Blackwell.
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  14. A Tale of Two Problems.Severin Schroeder - 2010 - In John Cottingham & Peter Hacker (eds.), Mind, Method, and Morality: Essays in Honour of Anthony Kenny. Oxford University Press.
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    Wittgenstein Sur L’Explication de L’Action.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    The Oxford Handbook of Wittgenstein. [REVIEW]Severin Schroeder - 2015 - British Journal for the History of Philosophy 23 (2):368-379.
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    Mathematics and Forms of Life.Severin Schroeder - 2015 - Nordic Wittgenstein Review 4:111-130.
    According to Wittgenstein, mathematics is embedded in, and partly constituting, a form of life. Hence, to imagine different, alternative forms of elementary mathematics, we should have to imagine different practices, different forms of life in which they could play a role. If we tried to imagine a radically different arithmetic we should think either of a strange world or of people acting and responding in very peculiar ways. If such was their practice, a calculus expressing the norms of representation they (...)
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    Wittgenstein and Contemporary Philosophy of Mind.Severin Schroeder (ed.) - 2001 - Palgrave.
    Wittgenstein and Contemporary Philosophy of Mind aims to reassess the work of Wittgenstein in terms of its importance to contemporary debates surrounding the philosophy of mind.The first part of this study examines Wittgenstein in the context of current views on the human mind in relation to the body and behavior. The arguments confront the views of Quine and Dennett, as well as functionalism, eliminative materialism, and the current debate about consciousness. The essays that make up the second part focus on (...)
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    Are Reasons Causes? A Wittgensteinian Response to Davidson.Severin Schroeder - 2001 - In Wittgenstein and Contemporary Philosophy of Mind. Palgrave. pp. 50--70.
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    Can I Have Your Pain?Severin Schroeder - 2013 - Philosophical Investigations 36 (1):201-209.
    In the so-called private language argument, Wittgenstein argues both against the alleged epistemological privacy of sensations and against their alleged ontological privacy, that is, the common view that somebody else cannot have my pain. A prominent proponent of the claim of sensations' ontological privacy was Gottlob Frege, whose position has recently been defended by Wolfgang Künne. This paper reconsiders Wittgenstein's objections to ontological privacy and attempts to defend Wittgenstein's position against Künne's Frege-inspired arguments.
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    Uber Wert und Zweck von Kunstwerken.Severin Schroeder - 2012 - Zeitschrift für Philosophische Forschung 66 (1):27-48.
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    Why Juliet is the Sun.Severin Schroeder - 2004 - In Mark Siebel & Markus Textor (eds.), Semantik Und Ontologie: Beiträge Zur Philosophischen Forschung. Ontos Verlag. pp. 2--63.
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    Regel und witz: Wittgensteinsche perspektiven auf mathematik, sprache und moral – by Timo-Peter ertz.Severin Schroeder - 2010 - Philosophical Investigations 33 (2):184-187.
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    'Too Low!': Frank Cioffi on Wittgenstein's Lectures on Aesthetics.Severin Schroeder - 1993 - Philosophical Investigations 16 (4):261-279.
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    Music and Metaphor.Severin Schroeder - unknown
    Peter Kivy’s contour theory provides a promising explanation of the way we describe instrumental music as expressive of emotions. I argue that if, unlike Kivy, we emphasise the metaphorical character of such descriptions, the contour theory, as a strategy for unpacking such metaphors, can be defended convincingly against common objections. This approach is more satisfactory than those of Scruton and Peacocke, who make much of metaphorical experiences, but leave the underlying metaphors unexplained. Moreover, it gives the contour theory a wider (...)
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    Art, Value, and Function.Severin Schroeder - 2013 - Nordic Journal of Aesthetics 23 (46).
    Is the concept of a work of art an evaluative concept: does its application imply a positive evaluation? I shall discuss this question by considering two opposing attempts at defining art, namely the Institutional Theory and the view that art is a functional concept. I shall argue that the concept of art does not imply an unconditionally positive evaluation, but that art is a prestige concept. Moreover, it will be shown that functional definitions of art are flawed.
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    A Tale of Two Problems: Wittgenstein's Discussion of Aspect Perception.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    The Russellian Origins of Analytical Philosophy.Severin Schroeder - 2006 - International Philosophical Quarterly 46 (2):246-248.
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    Belief and 'Belief': Reply to Burley.Severin Schroeder - 2013 - Heythrop Journal 54 (2):316-317.
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    Dreams and Grammar: Reply to Hanfling.Severin Schroeder - 2000 - Philosophical Investigations 23 (1):70–72.
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    Art, Value and Function.Severin Schroeder - unknown
    Is the concept of a work of art an evaluative concept: does its application imply a positive evaluation? I shall discuss this question by considering two opposing attempts at defining art, namely the Institutional Theory and the view that art is a functional concept. I shall argue that the concept of art does not imply an unconditionally positive evaluation, but that art is a prestige concept. Moreover, it will be shown that functional definitions of art are flawed.
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    The Coded-Message Model of Literature.Severin Schroeder - 2001 - In Richard Allen & Malcolm Turvey (eds.), Wittgenstein, Theory, and the Arts. Routledge. pp. 210--228.
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    Is Thinking a Kind of Speaking?Severin Schroeder - 1995 - Philosophical Investigations 18 (2):139-150.
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    Are Reasons Causes?Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Mathematical Propositions as Rules of Grammar.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Review: Graham Stevens, The Russellian Origins of Analytical Philosophy: Bertrand Russell and the Unity of the Proposition. Routledge 2010. [REVIEW]Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Schopenhauer's Influence on Wittgenstein.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Analytical Truths and Grammatical Propositions.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Moore's Paradox and First Person Authority.Severin Schroeder - unknown
    This paper explores Wittgenstein's attempts to explain the peculiarities of the first-person use of 'believe' that manifest themselves in Moore's paradox, discussed in Philosophical Investigations, Part II, section x. An utterance of the form 'p and I do not believe that p' is a kind of contradiction, for the second conjunct is not, as it might appear, just a description of my mental state, but an expression of my belief that not-p, contradicting the preceding expression of my belief that p. (...)
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    The Concept of Trying.Severin Schroeder - 2001 - Philosophical Investigations 24 (3):213-227.
    It is widely held that whenever someone φs, that person tries to do φ. I examine arguments by B. O’Shaughnessy and J. Hornsby, and considerations by P. Grice in support of that thesis. I argue that none of them are convincing. The remainder of the paper defends an analysis of the concept of trying along the lines opposed by Grice et al. By speaking of someone’s trying to φ the speaker leaves the room for failure or the possibility of failure. (...)
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    Hempel's Paradox, Law-Likeness and Causal Relations.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    The Concept of Trying.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Hempel's Paradox, Law-Likeness and Causal Relations.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Hempel's Paradox, Law-Likeness and Causal Relations.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Hempel's Paradox, Law-Likeness and Causal Relations.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Music and Metaphor.Severin Schroeder - unknown
    Peter Kivy’s contour theory provides a promising explanation of the way we describe instrumental music as expressive of emotions. I argue that if, unlike Kivy, we emphasise the metaphorical character of such descriptions, the contour theory, as a strategy for unpacking such metaphors, can be defended convincingly against common objections. This approach is more satisfactory than those of Scruton and Peacocke, who make much of metaphorical experiences, but leave the underlying metaphors unexplained. Moreover, it gives the contour theory a wider (...)
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    Dreams and Grammar: Reply to Hanfling.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Hempel's Paradox, Law-Likeness and Causal Relations.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Elucidation and Ostensive Explanation.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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    Poetic Metaphors.Severin Schroeder - unknown
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