This revised edition of Sir Anthony Kenny’s classic work on Wittgenstein contains a new introduction which covers developments in Wittgenstein scholarship since the book was first published.
- Widely praised for providing a lucid and historically informed account of Wittgenstein’s core philosophical concerns.
- Demonstrates the continuity between Wittgenstein’s early and later writings.
- Provides a persuasive argument for the unity of Wittgenstein’s thought.
- Kenny also assesses Wittgenstein’s influence in the latter part of the twentieth century.
Keywords: PHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / General PHI009000