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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 April 2018
...-functional compounds of atomic sentences; and, crucially, ordinary talk of things and qualities can be paraphrased away by supposing that the atomic sentences define a Tractarian geometry. In the nihilistic factalist language, the geometric constants (tetradic parallelism, similarity) and identity will have...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 532–535.
Published: 01 October 2017
... level of detail that goes beyond what the evidence could sustain” (9). In practice, however, Zalabardo does not merely develop certain nascent lines of Tractarian thought. His readings, while inventive and interesting, sometimes positively run counter to the plain meaning of the text. I will...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 583–585.
Published: 01 October 2002
...; deepens our understanding of Wittgenstein’s “fundamental idea … that ‘logical constants’ are not represen- tatives”;1 proposes an original reading of the Tractarian treatment of solipsism and the sense in which “what the solipsist means is quite correct”(5.62); and finally, tries to demonstrate the...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 327–330.
Published: 01 April 2002
... labeled justification of deduction (77 80) are especially valuable. Nonetheless, the arguments for Proops s central historical thesis fail to con- vince. Proops s argument for Russell s pre-eminent influence on the Tractatus rests on the Russellian origins of various Tractarian notions and doctrines...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 January 2000
... second case, so it should be bundles including relational tropes in the first. Bacon writes with almost Tractarian spareness, and he peppers his prose with Carnaps (to lit a phrase from the Philosopher’s Lexicon), using about 150 special symbols. These features of his style keep the book from...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 109–112.
Published: 01 January 2000
... bundles including relational tropes in the first. Bacon writes with almost Tractarian spareness, and he peppers his prose with Carnaps (to lift a phrase from the Philosopher’s Lexicon), using about 150 special symbols. These features of his style keep the book from being an easy read. It is...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 97–99.
Published: 01 January 2010
... all logical truth is tautologous was “little more than bravado” (146). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 100–103.
Published: 01 January 2010
... all logical truth is tautologous was “little more than bravado” (146). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 104–108.
Published: 01 January 2010
...). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in the chapter any positive account of what logicism involves on which...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 108–112.
Published: 01 January 2010
... all logical truth is tautologous was “little more than bravado” (146). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 January 2010
...). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in the chapter any positive account of what logicism involves on which...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2010
... all logical truth is tautologous was “little more than bravado” (146). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 118–123.
Published: 01 January 2010
... all logical truth is tautologous was “little more than bravado” (146). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 January 2010
... all logical truth is tautologous was “little more than bravado” (146). The topic of chapter 5 is “Tractarian Logicism.” The chapter begins, rea- sonably enough, by countering inconclusive reasons for holding that “Wittgen- stein cannot have been a logicist” (150). But it is hard to find in...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (2): 155–187.
Published: 01 April 2013
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 299–352.
Published: 01 July 2015