Hamann, Nietzsche, and Wittgenstein on the Language of Philosophers. / Gray, Jonathan.

Hamann and the Tradition (Topics in Historical Philosophy). Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2012. p. 104-121 (Topics in historical philosophy).

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In this chapter I shall examine some of Johann Georg Hamann’s claims about how philosophers misuse, misunderstand, and are misled by language. I will then examine how he anticipates things that Friedrich Nietzsche and Ludwig Wittgenstein say on this topic.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHamann and the Tradition (Topics in Historical Philosophy)
Place of PublicationIllinois
PublisherNorthwestern University Press
ISBN (Print)9780810127982
StatePublished - 2012

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NameTopics in historical philosophy
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