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New German Critique (2006) 33 (1 (97)): 137–158.
Published: 01 February 2006
... Imagination, Late Work. 6. Albrecht Wellmer, “Ludwig Wittgenstein: On the Difficulties of Receiving His Philosophy and Its Relation to the Philosophy of Adorno,” in Endgames: The Irreconcilable Nature of Moder- nity; Essays and Lectures, trans. David Midgley (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1998), 259. 7...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (3 (144)): 141–163.
Published: 01 November 2021
... values, reality in its diverse forms of manifestation, and a thoughtful regard for others. It is probably no coincidence that, contemporary with the experience of fascism, a similar turn away from Kultur occurred in the work of Ludwig Wittgenstein. I have in mind the reformulation of a thought...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 105–121.
Published: 01 November 2017
...) something essential takes place: something important is revealed in the missed encounter. A simple example is “In Jena” (all the anecdotes are named for places, creating a topography of going astray): in 1912 the young student Ludwig Wittgenstein, on his way home to see his parents for the holidays...
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New German Critique (2009) 36 (3 (108)): 85–108.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Humboldt through Friedrich Schleiermacher to Wilhelm Dilthey as idealistic and unworthy of serious consideration.6 Nor can one speak of a systematic treatment of twentieth-century positions on the theory of language or linguistics. He read Ludwig Wittgenstein’s Tractatus in the 1930s, but as late...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 215–224.
Published: 01 February 2022
... of Symbolic Forms , 1:111.] 13. [ Husserl, Crisis , pt. 3. See on this topic Blumenberg, “Phenomenological Aspects on Life-World and Technization.” ] 14. [ Wittgenstein, Tractatus Logico-philosophicus , 5.] 15. [ Lessing, Education , originally published in 1780.] 16...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (2 (134)): 1–32.
Published: 01 August 2018
... : Vintage . Canguilhem Georges . 1968 . Études d’histoire et de philosophie des sciences . Paris : Vrin . Cavell Stanley . 1979 . The Claim of Reason: Wittgenstein, Skepticism, Morality, and Tragedy . New York : Oxford University Press . Daston Lorraine , and Galison...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 97–109.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., they are driven by a longing for the real. It is not by chance that the following brief polemic against theory originates from Ludwig Wittgenstein, who succinctly stated, “Philosophy must not in any way interfere with the actual use of language.” Moreover, “we may not advance any kind of theory...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 21–37.
Published: 01 November 2017
... as of the big paradigms of Continental philosophy (Immanuel Kant, Friedrich Nietzsche, G. W. F. Hegel, Martin Heidegger, and Ludwig Wittgenstein) or what we might call big philosophical systems or German idiosyncrasies (like Karl Marx and Sigmund Freud). From a generational point of view (fig. 2...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (2 (113)): 129–157.
Published: 01 August 2011
... University, where he approached the eminent philosopher Gilbert Ryle with what in hindsight sounds like a compelling dissertation topic: the concept of world in the works of Heidegger, Søren Kierkegaard, and Ludwig Wittgenstein.3 It was a subject Malick had broached in his undergraduate thesis. Ryle...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (1 (109)): 99–118.
Published: 01 February 2010
... anthropo- logical theories by Geertz and Bourdieu. Ludwig Wittgenstein’s emphasis on the preconscious conditioning that characterizes our social initiation as well as our passage into language is anticipated in Kracauer’s Weimar work. Mimetic practices involve identifi cation and reproduction below...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (3 (129)): 27–52.
Published: 01 November 2016
... intervals between. Now, to a grammar the phrase ‘peculiarly unique’ has no meaning; but we have no trouble in understanding it.”38 Twain’s saying may remind many of what Lud- wig Wittgenstein did when, drawing on a German tradition of condensed thought, he prefaced his first masterpiece with a motto...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (1 (118)): 149–174.
Published: 01 February 2013
... as a thinker is thoroughly saturated by what one might call movie culture. The overall relationship in which he stands to the star philosophers in his own intellectual firmament, for example, is essentially that of a fan: he is a Wittgenstein fan, a Nietzsche fan, just as he is an Alfred...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 67–82.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., and understand, the same pro- jections. . . . It is a vision as simple as it is difficult, and as difficult as it is (and because it is) terrify- ing” (“The Availability of Wittgenstein’s Late Philosophy,” in Must We Mean What We Say?, 52). Daniel Morgan  79...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 5–20.
Published: 01 November 2017
... during the next decade. In the new series, “philosophical” titles (as they were still called) and works of fiction appeared in turn. To Unseld’s surprise, difficult authors such as Ernst Bloch, Adorno, and Ludwig Wittgenstein led the sales figures—even in nonacademic bookstores such as West...
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New German Critique (2007) 34 (1 (100)): 189–207.
Published: 01 February 2007
... by metro- politan cities and the cultural experiments and upheavals they generated: Baudelaire’s Paris; Dostoyevsky’s or Mandelstam’s Saint Petersburg; Schoen- berg, Freud, and Wittgenstein’s Vienna; Kafka’s Prague; Joyce’s Dublin; the futurists’ Rome; Woolf’s London; dada in Zürich, Munich, and der...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 163–183.
Published: 01 February 2022
... corpus of anecdote studies on Goethe, Theodor Fontane, Friedrich Hebbel, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Thomas Mann, Heidegger, Ernst Jünger, and others, which amount to a few hundred different readings in freestanding texts and within larger works. Despite what some of the posthumous editions of these anecdotes...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 39–60.
Published: 01 November 2017
...-growing market of politicized students. The first installment of twenty paperbacks in the edition suhrkamp series, launched in 1963 and still running, included Eingriffe by Adorno, Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett, and Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein. This commingling...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (2 (143)): 125–146.
Published: 01 August 2021
... entzauberten Werke sind mehr, als was an ihnen bloß der Fall ist ]” ( AT , 45; ÄT , 73). For Adorno, a philosophical positivist is someone who affirms the world as it is given and assents to the sentiment stated in brutal shorthand by Ludwig Wittgenstein in the first line of the Tractatus : “Die Welt ist...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 185–213.
Published: 01 February 2022
... im Spätwerk von Heidegger und Wittgenstein . Freiburg im Breisgau : Alber , 2014 . Gadamer Hans-Georg . “ Der Denker Martin Heidegger .” In Heideggers Wege: Studien zum Spätwerk , 55 – 60 . Tübingen : Mohr , 1983 . Gehring Petra . “ Wirklichkeit: Blumenbergs Überlegungen zu...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 11–39.
Published: 01 February 2022
... of a formal symbolic language (he invokes Ludwig Wittgenstein’s Tractatus here, which we may take as an example of the sort of logical language systems, such as Bertrand Russell and Alfred North Whitehead’s Principia Mathematica , that led to the development of the computer), but any user...
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