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Moscow Diary
ISBN: PB: 9780674587441, Harvard University Press, July 1986
156 pp., 22.9x17.1 cm, 24 halftones
The life of the German-Jewish literary critic and philosopher Walter Benjamin (1892-1940) is a veritable allegory of the life of letters in the twentieth century. Benjamin's intellectual odyssey culminated in his death by suicide on the Franco-Spanis...
Philosophy of Logic Second Edition
ISBN: PB: 9780674665637, Harvard University Press, June 1986
128 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm
With his customary incisiveness, W. V. Quine presents logic as the product of two factors, truth and grammar – but argues against the doctrine that the logical truths are true because of grammar or language. Rather, in presenting a general theory of...
Theories and Things
ISBN: PB: 9780674879263, Harvard University Press, January 1986
216 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm
Here are the most recent writings, some of them unpublished, of the preeminent philosopher of our time. Philosophical reflections on language are brought to bear upon metaphysical and epistemological questions such as these: What does it mean to assu...