Wittgenstein and Perception

2015.08.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael Campbell and Michael O'Sullivan (eds.), Wittgenstein and Perception, Routledge, 2015, 183pp., $140.00 (hbk), ISBN
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2015.08.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael Campbell and Michael O'Sullivan (eds.), Wittgenstein and Perception, Routledge, 2015, 183pp., $140.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781138829374.   Reviewed by Avner Baz, Tufts University This volume contains eight papers, each focused on one aspect or another of Wittgenstein's work -- early or late -- that bears on perception. It also contains an overview by the editors of the various ways in which issues about perception come up in Wittgenstein's work, early and late. One may reasonably become skeptical about the value of volumes of this sort. Not only does the quality of the contributions tend to be uneven, but also, however good the papers might be, it is unlikely -- given the broad range of topics discussed and how little time we each have to do our work -- that one would find all of the papers in such a volume, or really more than just a few of... Read More

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