ISBN-10:
1107264049
ISBN-13:
9781107264045
Pub. Date:
Publisher:
Must We Mean What We Say?: A Book of Essays

Must We Mean What We Say?: A Book of Essays

by Stanley Cavell

NOOK Book(eBook)

$21.49 $28.00 Save 23% Current price is $21.49, Original price is $28. You Save 23%.

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now
LEND ME® See Details

Overview

Reissued with an additional preface to sit alongside the volume on Stanley Cavell in Contemporary Philosophy in Focus this famous collection of essays covers a remarkably wide range of philosophical issues (there are essays on Wittgenstein, Austin, Kierkegaard, and the philosophy of language) and extends beyond philosophy into discussions of music and drama.


Related collections and offers

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107264045
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 11/04/2002
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 601 KB

About the Author

Stanley Cavell is the Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the Theory of Value, Emeritus, at Harvard University. He has published widely on a range of subjects from the analytic philosophical tradition to Shakespeare.

Table of Contents

1. Must we mean what we say?; 2. The availability of Wittgenstein's later philosophy; 3. Aesthetic problems of modern philosophy; 4. Austin at criticism; 5. Ending the waiting game: A reading of Beckett's Endgame; 6. Kierkegaard's On Authority and Revelation; 7. Music discomposed; 8. A matter of meaning it; 9. Knowing and acknowledging; 10. The avoidance of love: A reading of King Lear.

Customer Reviews