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Published: 29 April 2010

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780199585526

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The Enchantment of Words

Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

Denis McManus

  • Readings of all of the major themes of a classic of 20th-century thought
  • Novel explanations of some of the work's most puzzling proposals
  • Extended discussion of much of the most important recent scholarship on the Tractatus
  • Presupposes little knowledge on the part of the reader of Wittgenstein's work