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Understanding Wittgenstein's On Certainty

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This radical reading of Wittgenstein's third and last masterpiece, On Certainty, has major implications for philosophy. It elucidates Wittgenstein's ultimate thoughts on the nature of our basic beliefs and his demystification of skepticism. Our basic certainties are shown to be nonepistemic, nonpropositional attitudes that, as such, have no verbal occurrence but manifest t ...more
Paperback, 264 pages
Published November 15th 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published 2004)
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Moyal-Sharrocks reading for OC or the "third Wittgenstein." Strong focus on "hinge propositions" and their workings.
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Perspicuous Presentations: Essays on Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Psychology The Third Wittgenstein: The Post-Investigations Works Readings of Wittgenstein's On Certainty Mind, Language, and Action: Proceedings of the 36th International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg Am Wechsel, Austria, 2013 On Certainty

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