ISBN : 9780198823353
This volume collects P. M. S. Hacker's papers on Wittgenstein and related themes written over the last decade. Hacker provides comparative studies of a range of topics--including Wittgenstein's philosophy of psychology, conception of grammar, and treatment of intentionality--and defends his own Wittgensteinian conception of philosophy.
Original Places of Publication
Part I On Method
1 Philosophy: a Contribution not to Human Knowledge but to Human Understanding
Part II Comparisons and Clarifications
2 Kant and Wittgenstein: the Matter of Transcendental Arguments
3 Kant's Transcendental Deduction--a Wittgensteinian Critique
4 The Development of Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Psychology
5 Wittgenstein's Anthropological and Ethnological Approach
6 Two Conceptions of Language
7 Wittgenstein on Grammar, Theses, and Dogmatism
8 Intentionality and the Harmony between Language and Reality
Part III Context
9 Passing by the Naturalistic Turn: on Quine's cul-de-sac
10 Analytic Philosophy--What, Whence and Whither?