Readership: Scholars of Wittgenstein and philosophers interested in twentieth century philosophy.
P. M. S Hacker, Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy, St John's College, Oxford
Review(s) from previous edition"the standard interpretation of Wittgenstein ... can be attributed to a large extent to the interpretive work of P.M.S. Hacker. - Meredith Williams, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews
1: Wittgenstein — an Overview
2: Wittgenstein and the Autonomy of Humanistic Understanding
3: Developmental Hypotheses and Perspicuous Representations: Wittgenstein on Frazer's Golden Bough
4: Was he Trying to Whistle it?
5: When the Whistling had to Stop
6: Naming, Thinking, and Meaning in the Tractatus
7: Frege and the Early Wittgenstein
8: Frege and the Later Wittgenstein
9: P. M. S. Hacker and G. P. Baker: Wittgenstein and the Vienna Circle: The Exaltation and Deposition of Ostensive Definition
10: P. M. S. Hacker and G. P. Baker: On Misunderstanding Wittgenstein: Kripke's Private Language Argument
11: P. M. S. Hacker and G. P. Baker: Malcolm on Language and Rules
12: On Carnap's Elimination of Metaphysics
13: On Strawson's Rehabilitation of Metaphysics