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Published: 25 September 2014

152 Pages | 1 illus.


ISBN: 9780199391752

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The Logical Must

Wittgenstein on Logic

Penelope Maddy

  • Examines Ludwig Wittgenstein's philosophy of logic from a naturalistic perspective Penelope Maddy calls "Second Philosophy"
  • Takes an empirical approach to logical truth, holding that logic is grounded in the structure of the world
  • promotes a new view of Wittgenstein as a natural philosopher