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Wittgenstein Flies a Kite: A Story of Models of Wings and Models of the World
"In this historical narrative of ideas. Duke professor of philosophy Susan Sterrett reveals a story at the beginning of our modern fascination with the nature of language." The philosophy of language and experimental research in aeronautics made great leaps at about the same time in the early twentieth century. Strange as it may sound, this was no coincidence. Sterrett ...more
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published November 16th 2005 by Dutton Adult
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