Wittgenstein's Vienna

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Simon and Schuster, 1973 - History - 314 pages
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User Review  - Steven Fowler - Goodreads

Wittgenstein's own writings are far from lucid prose by the standards of the English speaking community. Janik and Toulmin offer an excellent introduction to the cultural milieu that helped shape that ... Read full review

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User Review  - Geoffrey Rose - Goodreads

The thesis isn't always convincing but this is well done cultural and intellectual history. An interesting, fun read that places Wittgenstein's theories in their appropriate historical context. Recommended for any interested in fin de siecle Vienna. Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
9
city of paradoxes
33
Suicide in Vienna
67
Copyright

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