Philosophy 290-3

Fall 2007

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
290-3 Graduate Seminar: Early Wittgenstein/ Tractatus Mancosu/Sluga Th 2-4 234 Moses Hall

The seminar will be devoted to a detailed reading and analysis of some major topics in Wittgenstein’s_ Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus_. In addition to the_ Tractatus_, we will also take into account Wittgenstein’s earlier Notebooks, Notes on logic, and Notes dictated to G. E. Moore.

Texts: L. Wittgenstein,* Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus*, Translated by D. F. Pears and B. F. McGuinness, Routledge, London 2001.

L. Wittgenstein,* Notebooks 1914-1916*, 2nd edition, The University of Chicago Press