Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Development

Phenomenology, Grammar, Method, and the Anthropological View

  • Mauro Luiz Engelmann

Part of the History of Analytic Philosophy book series (History of Analytic Philosophy)

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The book explains why and how Wittgenstein adapted the Tractatus in phenomenological and grammatical terms to meet challenges of his 'middle period.' It also shows why and how he invents a new method and develops an anthropological perspective, which gradually frame his philosophy and give birth to the Philosophical Investigations .


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  • Mauro Luiz Engelmann
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  1. 1.Universidade Federal de Minas GeraisBrazil

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