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Author Janik, Allan.

Title Wittgenstein's Vienna / Allan Janik and Stephen Toulmin.

Imprint New York : Simon and Schuster, c1973.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Reitz  914.3613 J254w c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
Description 314 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-301) and index.
Contents Introduction: problems and methods -- Habsburg Vienna: city of paradoxes -- Language and society: Karl Kraus and the last days of Vienna -- Culture and critique: social criticism and the limits of artistic expression -- Language, ethics and representation -- The Tractatus reconsidered: an ethical deed -- Wittgenstein the man, and his second thoughts -- Professionalism and culture: the suicide of the modern movement -- Postscript: the language of alienation.
Subject Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951.
Vienna (Austria) -- Intellectual life.
Logical positivism.
Added Author Toulmin, Stephen, 1922-2009.
ISBN 0671213601
0671217259 (pbk)
9780671217259 (pbk)

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