The Age of Analysis: T...
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Sep 19, 2011 Ron rated it 3 of 5 stars · review of another edition
A dense paperback of basic writings of twentieth century philosophers. From Moore through Wittgenstein, these men no longer agreed what the basic stuff of philosophic reflection was. Like rockets from an exploding fireworks stand, their works sparkle and burn across the sky—at once lighting the darkness and confusing the observer. White's introductory passages help the modern reader sort through the debris of this riot of intellectual fecundity. A trove of original writings, but incomplete from...more
Great introduction to some of the most amazing thinkers. Wonderful way to get a good idea of some philosophers that I may never get to read and it also confirms my love for some of my favorites such as Russell, Pierce, and Wittgenstein.