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Analyticity

John Skorupski

in The Domain of Reasons

Published in print November 2010 | ISBN: 9780199587636
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191595394 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587636.003.0007
Analyticity

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Chapter 7 explains what notions of analyticity, proposition and truth are adopted in this book. It also reviews the version of Critical philosophy developed by Wittgenstein and the Vienna Circle in the 1920s (the ‘Vienna School’), and the reasons why their attempt at a Critical perspective fails.

Keywords: analytic; synthetic; proposition; truth

Chapter.  11366 words. 

Subjects: History of Western Philosophy

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