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Title: The Picture Theory (Forthcoming)
Authors: Johnston, Colin
Contact Email: colin.johnston@stir.ac.uk
Editors: Glock, H-J
Hyman, J
Citation: Johnston C (2016) The Picture Theory (Forthcoming). In: Glock H-J, Hyman J (ed.). A Companion to Wittgenstein, London: Wiley-Blackwell.
Issue Date: Dec-2016
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Abstract: First paragraph: What is Wittgenstein’s picture theory a theory of? An easy answer to this question is that it is a theory of representation, but insofar as this answer is indeed easy, so too is it uninformative. If I roll my eyes thereby communicating to an intended audience that the person I’m telephoning is being unreasonable, this will not be an instance of the kind of representing Wittgenstein wants to understand. So what does he want to understand?
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Type: Part of book or chapter of book
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/23615
URL: http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118641167.html
Affiliation: Philosophy

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