2 projects

IS-MOBIL-Mobilitetsprogr.f.utl.Ph.D-stu

Language as form of life and creative work. Aspects of the reception to Wittgenstein's late philosophy. Mobile researcher: Fortunato Emilian

The question is how can Wittgenstein's philosophy help to understand the social transformations, particularly in regard to work, of contemporary society - a society sometimes called postmodern, sometimes post Fordist, sometimes the knowledge society. Inde ed, many theorists believe that in this s...

Awarded: NOK 0.16 mill.

Project Period: 2012-2013

Location: Vestland

IS-MOBIL-Mobilitetsprogr.f.utl.Ph.D-stu

Wittgenstein on internal and external relations, and the controversy over monism Mobile researcher: Jakub Macha, Czech Republic

The aim of the project is to investigate an impact of the so-called controversy over monism on Wittgenstein's early philosophy and Wittgenstein's potential solution. The controversy over monism stood at the very beginning of analytic philosophy. B. Russel l and G. Moore revolted against the neo-H...

Awarded: NOK 67,500

Project Period: 2012-2013

Location: Vestland