Moore and Wittgenstein

Scepticism, Certainty and Common Sense

  • Annalisa┬áColiva

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Annalisa Coliva
    Pages 1-12
  3. Annalisa Coliva
    Pages 55-102
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 211-248

About this book

Introduction

Does scepticism threaten our common sense picture of the world? Does it really undermine our deep-rooted certainties? Answers to these questions are offered through a comparative study of the epistemological work of two key figures in the history of analytic philosophy, G. E. Moore and Ludwig Wittgenstein.

Keywords

comparative epistemology history history of literature knowledge Ludwig Wittgenstein philosophy scepticism

Authors and affiliations

  • Annalisa┬áColiva
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Modena and Reggio EmiliaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230289697
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36857-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-28969-7
  • About this book