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Pages: 96
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Categories: Religion
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Undeniably iconoclastic, and doggedly practical where others were abstract, the late Richard Rorty was described by some as a philosopher with no philosophy. Rorty was skeptical of systems claiming to have answers, seeing scientific and aesthetic schools as vocabularies rather than as indispensable paths to truth. But his work displays
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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: James C. Klagge
Categories: Religion
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"Original interpretation of Wittgenstein's life and work. Argues that W's military experience in WWI subtly influenced his conception of how philosophy should be understood and practiced"--
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Language: en
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The Philosophy of Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: John Gibson
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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The Literary Wittgenstein
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: John Gibson, Wolfgang Huemer
Categories: Philosophy
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A stellar collection of articles relating the philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) to core problems in the theory and philosophy of literature, written by the most prominent figures in the field.