The Resource Philosophy as therapy : an interpretation and defense of Wittgenstein's later philosophical project, James F. Peterman

Philosophy as therapy : an interpretation and defense of Wittgenstein's later philosophical project, James F. Peterman

Label
Philosophy as therapy : an interpretation and defense of Wittgenstein's later philosophical project
Title
Philosophy as therapy
Title remainder
an interpretation and defense of Wittgenstein's later philosophical project
Statement of responsibility
James F. Peterman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Peterman, James F.
Index
index present
LC call number
B3376.W564
LC item number
P387 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophie
  • Philosophy
  • Filosofie
  • Therapieën
  • Filosofia contemporânea
  • Philosophie
  • Psychotherapie
  • Therapie
Label
Philosophy as therapy : an interpretation and defense of Wittgenstein's later philosophical project, James F. Peterman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-150) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: Philosophy as therapy -- Introduction -- Philosophical therapy -- Therapeutic issues -- The interpretive project -- Chapter 2: Wittgenstein, ethics, and therapy -- Introduction -- An overview -- Clarity and silence as goals -- The notions of sound human understanding and the human good -- Philosophy, ethics, and method -- Ethics and philosophy -- Epistemology, therapy, and clarity -- Chapter 3: Confession and dialogue -- Introduction -- Confessional text -- Temptations and inclinations -- I, you, and we -- Torment and disturbance -- Cavell on confession -- Chapter 4: The role of similes in illness and health -- Introduction -- Spengler and the importance of simile -- Optimism or pessimism? -- The significance of simile -- Conclusion -- Chapter 5: The conflict between philosophy and science -- Introduction -- Freud: science, myth, and therapy -- How not to criticize Wittgenstein: Chihara and Fodor -- How not to defend Wittgenstein: Hunter -- Chapter 6: An evaluation of Wittgenstein's therapeutic project I -- Introduction -- The form or forms of life? -- Agreement in forms of life -- Agreement in forms of life as an ideal of health -- Individual versus cultural health -- The therapy fully clarified -- The question of conservatism -- Chapter 7: An evaluation of Wittgenstein's therapeutic project II -- Introduction -- The problem of justifying the therapeutic method -- Aesthetics as the model for therapy -- Philosophy as the handmaiden of culture -- The question of precedence
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 158 pages
Isbn
9780791409817
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91018277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23690606
  • (OCoLC)ocm23690606
Label
Philosophy as therapy : an interpretation and defense of Wittgenstein's later philosophical project, James F. Peterman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-150) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: Philosophy as therapy -- Introduction -- Philosophical therapy -- Therapeutic issues -- The interpretive project -- Chapter 2: Wittgenstein, ethics, and therapy -- Introduction -- An overview -- Clarity and silence as goals -- The notions of sound human understanding and the human good -- Philosophy, ethics, and method -- Ethics and philosophy -- Epistemology, therapy, and clarity -- Chapter 3: Confession and dialogue -- Introduction -- Confessional text -- Temptations and inclinations -- I, you, and we -- Torment and disturbance -- Cavell on confession -- Chapter 4: The role of similes in illness and health -- Introduction -- Spengler and the importance of simile -- Optimism or pessimism? -- The significance of simile -- Conclusion -- Chapter 5: The conflict between philosophy and science -- Introduction -- Freud: science, myth, and therapy -- How not to criticize Wittgenstein: Chihara and Fodor -- How not to defend Wittgenstein: Hunter -- Chapter 6: An evaluation of Wittgenstein's therapeutic project I -- Introduction -- The form or forms of life? -- Agreement in forms of life -- Agreement in forms of life as an ideal of health -- Individual versus cultural health -- The therapy fully clarified -- The question of conservatism -- Chapter 7: An evaluation of Wittgenstein's therapeutic project II -- Introduction -- The problem of justifying the therapeutic method -- Aesthetics as the model for therapy -- Philosophy as the handmaiden of culture -- The question of precedence
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 158 pages
Isbn
9780791409817
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91018277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23690606
  • (OCoLC)ocm23690606

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