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Cattedra di Filosofia del linguaggio – Philosophy of Language - CISCL
VII Summer School in Mind & Language
Siena, 3-5 June 2014
FEEDBACK Collegio Santa Chiara, via Valdimontone, 1 – Aula Cantucci – .
Peter M. S. Hacker
(Università di Siena)
Among the discussants: Oskari Kuusela, Giuseppe Varnier
Lessons will be in seminar form, and research works will be proposed
A brief description of the course:
i. The tree-like structure of the book
ii. The Ontology of the Tractatus
iii. The picture theory of meaning
iv. Solipsism and the limits of language
v. Saying, showing and speaking about
vi. The frame and the layers 1-7 and 6.51-6.54
P.M.S. Hacker, Insight and Illusion (Clarendon Press,
P.M.S. Hacker, Wittgenstein:
Connections and Controversies (Clarendon Press,
L. Wittgenstein, The Tractatus According to Its Own Form, L. Bazzocchi ed. (2014)
Schedule: June 3: 10-13 and 15-18; June 4: 10-13 and 15-18; June 5: 10-13
Attendance is free of charge. The language of the course will be English.
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