Playing Language Games

  • Beth SavickeyEmail author
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Wittgenstein plays with language throughout his later philosophy. Imaginary scenes and invented languages turn metaphysical concerns into conceptual play. He sometimes describes his activities as five finger exercises in thinking—exercises that enable us to think differently.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Philosophy DepartmentUniversity of WinnipegWinnipegCanada

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