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The Resource Wittgenstein on the arbitrariness of grammar, Michael N. Forster

Wittgenstein on the arbitrariness of grammar, Michael N. Forster

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Wittgenstein on the arbitrariness of grammar
Title
Wittgenstein on the arbitrariness of grammar
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Michael N. Forster
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eng
Summary
What is the nature of a conceptual scheme? Are there alternative conceptual schemes? If so, are some more justifiable or correct than others? The later Wittgenstein already addresses these fundamental philosophical questions under the general rubric of "grammar" and the question of its "arbitrariness"--And does so with great subtlety. This book explores Wittgenstein's views on these questions. Part I interprets his conception of grammar as a generalized (and otherwise modified) version of Kant's transcendental idealist solution to a puzzle about necessity. It also seeks to reconcile Wittgenste
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Forster, Michael N
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammaire comparée et générale
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammatica
Label
Wittgenstein on the arbitrariness of grammar, Michael N. Forster
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([193]-239) and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
GRAMMAR, ARBITRARINESS, NON-ARBITRARINESS -- Wittgenstein's conception of grammar -- The sense in which grammar is arbitrary -- The sense in which grammar is non-arbitrary -- Some modest criticisms -- THE DIVERSITY THESIS -- Alternative grammars? The case of formal logic -- Alternative grammars? The limits of language -- Alternative grammars? The problem of access
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ocn436877505
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1 online resource (xiii, 247 pages)
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online
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9781400826049
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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22573/ctt10sb8
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436877505
Label
Wittgenstein on the arbitrariness of grammar, Michael N. Forster
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([193]-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
GRAMMAR, ARBITRARINESS, NON-ARBITRARINESS -- Wittgenstein's conception of grammar -- The sense in which grammar is arbitrary -- The sense in which grammar is non-arbitrary -- Some modest criticisms -- THE DIVERSITY THESIS -- Alternative grammars? The case of formal logic -- Alternative grammars? The limits of language -- Alternative grammars? The problem of access
Control code
ocn436877505
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 247 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400826049
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt10sb8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436877505

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