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Origins of Analytical Philosophy

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ISBN-10: 0674644735

ISBN-13: 9780674644731

Edition: 1993

Authors: Michael Dummett

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For half a century analytical philosophy has dominated professional philosophy in English-speaking countries. When contrasted with "Continental" philosophy, analytical philosophy is often called "Anglo-American." Michael Dummett argues that this is a misnomer: "Anglo-Austrian" would be a more accurate label, for analytical philosophy arose in the same milieu as the principal rival school of phenomenology. Furthermore, the two schools have the same roots. By reexamining the similar origins of the two traditions, we can come to understand why they later diverged so widely, and thus take the first step toward reconciliation.
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Book details

List price: $39.00
Copyright year: 1993
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 9/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 212
Size: 5.69" wide x 8.87" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.748

Preface
The History of Thinkers and the History of Ideas
The Linguistic Turn
Truth and Meaning
The Extrusion of Thoughts from the Mind
The Legacy of Brentano
Husserl's View of Meaning
Sense without Reference
Noemata and Idealism
Frege on Perception
Grasping a Thought
Husserl on Perception: the Generalisation of Meaning
Proto-Thoughts
Thought and Language
Conclusion: a Methodology or a Subject-Matter?
Appendix: Interview
Index