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Published: 15 March 2018

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198811251

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On the Genealogy of Universals

The Metaphysical Origins of Analytic Philosophy

Fraser MacBride

  • The first historical study of a central topic in modern analytic philosophy
  • Illuminates the work of many philosophers of the period, including G.E. Moore, Bertrand Russell and Ludwig Wittgenstein, and the intellectual relations between them
  • Extended treatment of neglected figures in philosophy, such as G.F. Stout and A.N. Whitehead