Wittgenstein and Other Minds

Rethinking Subjectivity and Intersubjectivity with Wittgenstein, Levinas, and Husserl

By Soren Overgaard

© 2007 – Routledge

202 pages

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Paperback: 9780415803069
pub: 2009-06-16
Hardback: 9780415955935
pub: 2007-06-19

About the Book

A compelling new approach to the problem that has haunted twentieth century philosophy in both its analytical and continental shapes. No other book addresses as thoroughly the parallels between Wittgenstein and leading Continental philosophers such as Levinas, Husserl, and Heidegger.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Exposing the Conjuring Trick 2. Being Involved with the World 3. Being Some Body 4. Externalism, Realism, and Wittgenstein 5. The Opposite of Solipsism 6. The Transcendence of the Other 7. Other Minds and Expression 8. Expression and Ethics. Notes. Bibliography

About the Series

Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / Modern