Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe 1919–2001

Jenny Teichman

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 115 Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, I

Published by British Academy

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780197262788
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191754210 | DOI:

Series: Proceedings of the British Academy

Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe 1919–2001

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Elizabeth Anscombe, Fellow of the British Academy and an Honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, was a philosopher who worked at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Her published works include Intention (1957, 1963, 2000) and An Introduction to Wittgenstein's Tractatus (1959). Obituary by Jenny Teichman.

Keywords: Elizabeth Anscombe; FBA; British Academy; Jenny Teichman; Fellow; Intention; Wittgenstein's Tractatus

Chapter.  8044 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Methods and Historiography

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