The Resource The fate of wonder : Wittgenstein's critique of metaphysics and modernity, Kevin M. Cahill

The fate of wonder : Wittgenstein's critique of metaphysics and modernity, Kevin M. Cahill

Label
The fate of wonder : Wittgenstein's critique of metaphysics and modernity
Title
The fate of wonder
Title remainder
Wittgenstein's critique of metaphysics and modernity
Statement of responsibility
Kevin M. Cahill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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Cahill, Kevin M.
Index
index present
LC call number
B3376.W564
LC item number
C32 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Columbia themes in philosophy.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Ethik
  • Fortschritt
  • Metaphysikkritik
Label
The fate of wonder : Wittgenstein's critique of metaphysics and modernity, Kevin M. Cahill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Schopenhauer and the ineffabilist reading
  • Diamond and Conant's resolute reading of the Tractatus
  • "Intention and ethics": early Wittgenstein and the logical positivists on the nature of ethical utterances
  • 2.
  • The Ethical purpose of the Tractatus
  • A Remaining task for resolute readings
  • Conveying intention in the context of the Tractatus
  • Overview of anxiety, the "they," and authenticity in Being and Time
  • The Tractatus and cultural critique
  • The Law of causality, mechanics, and "wonder at the existence of the world"
  • Introduction -- Background to the central questions and claims
  • Wonder and die ganze moderne Weltanschauung
  • Wonder, anxiety, and authenticity
  • A Possible problem with the relation between wonder and anxiety
  • Authenticity and truth in the Tractatus and Being and Time
  • What did Wittgenstein imagine that Heidegger meant?
  • A Crucial difference between the ethical point of the Tractatus and authenticity in Being and Time
  • Kremer and Conant on the ethical point of the Tractatus
  • A Problem with Kremer's and Conant's views
  • The Ambitions of the Tractatus
  • 3.
  • Methodological issues A: resolute and therapeutic readings; "early" and "later" Wittgenstein; the "constancy" of Wittgenstein's cultural views; the scope of the book; a point about Heidegger; a point about Charles Taylor
  • A Resolute failure
  • A Significant difference between the Tractatus and Being and Time that points to a more significant underlying convergence
  • The Method of the Tractatus and the essence of language
  • Conclusion to part I
  • Methodological issue B: on the use of the Nachlass and other "nontext" sources for interpreting Wittgenstein
  • Overview of the book
  • part I: 1.
  • Interpreting the Tractatus
  • The Problem of ethics and nonsense in the Tractatus
  • The "ineffabilist" reading of the Tractatus
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 253 pages
Isbn
9780231158008
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011005422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)702357858
  • (OCoLC)ocn702357858
Label
The fate of wonder : Wittgenstein's critique of metaphysics and modernity, Kevin M. Cahill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Schopenhauer and the ineffabilist reading
  • Diamond and Conant's resolute reading of the Tractatus
  • "Intention and ethics": early Wittgenstein and the logical positivists on the nature of ethical utterances
  • 2.
  • The Ethical purpose of the Tractatus
  • A Remaining task for resolute readings
  • Conveying intention in the context of the Tractatus
  • Overview of anxiety, the "they," and authenticity in Being and Time
  • The Tractatus and cultural critique
  • The Law of causality, mechanics, and "wonder at the existence of the world"
  • Introduction -- Background to the central questions and claims
  • Wonder and die ganze moderne Weltanschauung
  • Wonder, anxiety, and authenticity
  • A Possible problem with the relation between wonder and anxiety
  • Authenticity and truth in the Tractatus and Being and Time
  • What did Wittgenstein imagine that Heidegger meant?
  • A Crucial difference between the ethical point of the Tractatus and authenticity in Being and Time
  • Kremer and Conant on the ethical point of the Tractatus
  • A Problem with Kremer's and Conant's views
  • The Ambitions of the Tractatus
  • 3.
  • Methodological issues A: resolute and therapeutic readings; "early" and "later" Wittgenstein; the "constancy" of Wittgenstein's cultural views; the scope of the book; a point about Heidegger; a point about Charles Taylor
  • A Resolute failure
  • A Significant difference between the Tractatus and Being and Time that points to a more significant underlying convergence
  • The Method of the Tractatus and the essence of language
  • Conclusion to part I
  • Methodological issue B: on the use of the Nachlass and other "nontext" sources for interpreting Wittgenstein
  • Overview of the book
  • part I: 1.
  • Interpreting the Tractatus
  • The Problem of ethics and nonsense in the Tractatus
  • The "ineffabilist" reading of the Tractatus
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 253 pages
Isbn
9780231158008
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011005422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)702357858
  • (OCoLC)ocn702357858

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