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    Linguistic turn

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    • Linguistic turn

    • The linguistic turn was a major development in Western philosophy during the early 20th century, the most important characteristic of which is the focusing of philosophy and the other humanities primarily on the relationship between philosophy and language. Very different intellectual movements were associated with th ... Read »


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    • A. J. Ayer

    • A. J. Ayer

      Sir Alfred Jules "Freddie" Ayer (/ɛər/; 29 October 1910 – 27 June 1989), usually cited as A. J. Ayer, was a British philosopher known for his promotion of logical positivism, particularly in his books Language, Truth, and Logic (1936) and The Problem of Knowledge (1956). He was educated at Eton College a ... Read »


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    • Gustav Bergmann

    • Gustav Bergmann (May 4, 1906 – April 21, 1987) was an Austrian-born American philosopher. He studied at the University of Vienna and was a member of the Vienna Circle. In the United States, he was a professor of philosophy and psychology at the University of Iowa. Bergmann was born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. ... Read »


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    • Rudolf Carnap

    • Rudolf Carnap (/ˈkɑːrnæp/;German: [ˈkaɐ̯naːp]; May 18, 1891 – September 14, 1970) was a German-born philosopher who was active in Europe before 1935 and in the United States thereafter. He was a major member of the Vienna Circle and an advocate of logical positivism. He is considered "one o ... Read »


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    • Noam Chomsky

    • Noam Chomsky

      Avram Noam Chomsky (US i/æˈvrɑːm ˈnoʊm ˈtʃɒmski/ a-VRAHM nohm CHOM-skee; born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic, and political activist. Sometimes described as "the father of modern linguistics", Chomsky is also a major figur ... Read »


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    • Gottlob Frege

    • Gottlob Frege

      Friedrich Ludwig Gottlob Frege (/ˈfreɪɡə/;German: [ˈɡɔtloːp ˈfreːɡə]; 8 November 1848 – 26 July 1925) was a German philosopher, logician, and mathematician. Considered a major figure in mathematics, he is responsible for the development of modern logic and making contributions ... Read »


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    • Linguistic philosophy

    • Linguistic philosophy is the view that philosophical problems are problems which may be solved (or dissolved) either by reforming language, or by understanding more about the language we presently use. The former position is that of ideal language philosophy, the latter the position of ordinary language philosophy. ... Read »


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    • Logical positivism

    • Logical positivism and logical empiricism, which together formed neopositivism, was a movement in Western philosophy that sought to legitimize philosophical discourse by placing it on a basis shared with empirical sciences' best examples, such as Einstein's general theory of relativity. Its central thesis was verificat ... Read »


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    • Louis Mink

    • Louis O. Mink, Jr. (September 3, 1921 – January 19, 1983) was a philosopher of history whose works challenged early philosopher of history R. G. Collingwood and were part of a postmodern dialogue on history and historical narrative with other philosophers of history, like Hayden White and Georg Lukács. Mink and ... Read »


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    • G. E. Moore

    • G. E. Moore

      George Edward "G. E." Moore OM FBA (/mʊər/; 4 November 1873 – 24 October 1958) was an English philosopher. He was, with Bertrand Russell, Ludwig Wittgenstein, and (before them) Gottlob Frege, one of the founders of the analytic tradition in philosophy. Along with Russell, he led the turn away from idealism i ... Read »


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    • On Denoting

    • "On Denoting" is an essay by Bertrand Russell. It was published in the philosophy journal Mind in 1905. In it, Russell introduces definite and indefinite descriptions, formulates descriptivism with regard to proper names, and characterises proper names as "disguised" or "abbreviated" definite descriptions. In the 1920 ... Read »


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    • Post-structuralism

    • Post-structuralism is a label formulated by American academics to denote the heterogeneous works of a series of mid-20th-century French and continental philosophers and critical theorists who came to international prominence in the 1960s and 1970s. Post-structuralism is defined by its relationship to its predecessor, ... Read »


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    • Bertrand Russell

    • Bertrand Russell

      Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (/ˈrʌsəl/; 18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist and Nobel laureate. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, a ... Read »


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    • Gilbert Ryle

    • Gilbert Ryle (19 August 1900 – 6 October 1976) was a British philosopher. He was a representative of the generation of British ordinary language philosophers who shared Wittgenstein's approach to philosophical problems, and is principally known for his critique of Cartesian dualism for which he coined the phrase " ... Read »


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    • Ferdinand de Saussure

    • Ferdinand de Saussure

      Ferdinand Mongin de Saussure (/sɔːˈsʊər/ or /soʊˈsʊər/; French: [fɛʁdinɑ̃ də sosyʁ]; 26 November 1857 – 22 February 1913) was a Swiss linguist and semiotician. His ideas laid a foundation for many significant developments both in linguistics and semiology in the 20th ... Read »


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    • Moritz Schlick

    • Moritz Schlick

      Friedrich Albert Moritz Schlick (German: [ʃlɪk]; April 14, 1882 – June 22, 1936) was a German philosopher, physicist, and the founding father of logical positivism and the Vienna Circle. Schlick was born in Berlin to a wealthy family, his father was Ernst Albert Schlick and his mother was Agnes Arndt. H ... Read »


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    • Structuralism

    • In sociology, anthropology and linguistics, structuralism is the methodology that elements of human culture must be understood in terms of their relationship to a larger, overarching system or structure. It works to uncover the structures that underlie all the things that humans do, think, perceive, and feel. Alternati ... Read »


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    • Alfred Tarski

    • Alfred Tarski

      Alfred Tarski (/ˈtɑːrski/; January 14, 1901 – October 26, 1983) was a Polish logician, mathematician and philosopher. Educated at the University of Warsaw and a member of the Lwów–Warsaw school of logic and the Warsaw school of mathematics and philosophy, he immigrated to the USA in 1939 where he ... Read »


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    • Lev Vygotsky

    • Lev Vygotsky

      Lev Semyonovich Vygotsky (Russian: Лев Семёнович Вы́готский or Выго́тский, born Лев Симхович Выгодский [Lev Simkhovich Vygodskiy], November 17 [O.S. November 5] ... Read »


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    • Ludwig Wittgenstein

    • Ludwig Wittgenstein

      Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (/ˈvɪtɡənˌstaɪn/;German: [ˈvɪtgənˌʃtaɪn]; 26 April 1889 – 29 April 1951) was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of language. From 1929 to 1947, ... Read »


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