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Carnap’s Logical Syntax of Language

  • Pierre Wagner

Part of the History of Analytic Philosophy book series (History of Analytic Philosophy)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Pierre Wagner
      Pages 1-49
  3. The Route to The Logical Syntax of Language

  4. Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Philippe de Rouilhan
      Pages 121-146
    3. Denis Bonnay
      Pages 147-164
  5. Carnap’s Philosophical Programme and Traditional Philosophy

  6. Carnap, Empiricism, and the Principle of Tolerance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-215
    2. Thomas Ricketts
      Pages 217-235
    3. Michael Friedman
      Pages 236-249
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 250-270

About this book


This volume's aim is to provide an introduction to Carnap's book from a historical and philosophical perspective, each chapter focusing on one specific issue. The book will be of interest not only to Carnap scholars but to all those interested in the history of analytical philosophy.


analytical philosophy logic Ludwig Wittgenstein philosophy Syntax

Editors and affiliations

  • Pierre Wagner
    • 1
  1. 1.Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne IHPSTFrance

About the editors

STEVE AWODEY is Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Carnegie-Mellon University, USA DENIS BONNAY is Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, University Paris X Nanterre, France JACQUES BOUVERESSE is Professor at the Collège de France, France ANDRÉ W. CARUS is the author of numerous papers on Carnap RICHARD CREATH is Professor, Department of Philosophy and in the School of Life Science and Director Program in the History and Philosophy of Science, Arizona State University, USA MICHAEL FRIEDMAN is Frederick P. Rehmus Family Professor of Humanities and Professor of Philosophy, Stanford University, USA WARREN GOLDFARB has been on the faculty of the Philosophy Department at Harvard University since 1975 THOMAS RICKETTS is Professor of Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh, USA PHILIPPE DE ROUILHAN is 'Directeur de Recherche' at the IHPST (Institut d'histoire et de Philosophie des Sciences et des Techniques), France THOMAS UEBEL is Professor and Head of Philosophy, University of Manchester, UK

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