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Wittgenstein

Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein
 
Biographical Summary

Date of Birth

1889

Place of Birth

Vienna

Date of Death

1951

Place of Death

Cambridge (cancer)

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Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein

 

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Personal Relationships
RelationshipNameDate - Period
TutorG E Moore1873-1958
Tutor/FriendBertrand Russell1872-1970
   

 

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Locale
WhereWhyWhen

Vienna, Austria

Family Home, birth place

1889

Berlin

Student of Mechanical Engineering

1906-1908

Manchester, England

Student of Mechanical Engineering

1908-1911

Cambridge University, EnglandStudent of Bertrand Russell studying mathematical logic1912-1913
AustriaTeacher1920-1926
Trinity College, CambridgeFellow1929
Trinity College, CambridgeProfessor of Philosophy1939-1947

 

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Oeuvre
TitleGenreDate - Edition
Logisch-philosophische Abhandlung 1921
Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus 1922
Remarks on the Foundations of Mathematics 1956
The Blue and Brown Books 1958
Philosophische Bemerkungen 1964
On Certainty 1969

 

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