A Special Supplement: The Development of Wittgenstein’s Philosophy

Introduction to Wittgenstein's Tractatus

by G.E.M. Anscombe

Companion to Wittgenstein's Tractatus

by Max Black
In the history of western philosophy, at least since the time of Descartes, it is possible to discern a definite pattern which is often repeated. First there is a period of expansion, and then follows a period of criticism and contraction. In the period of expansion a certain set of …