The Resource O.K. Bouwsma : a Philosopher''s Journey

O.K. Bouwsma : a Philosopher''s Journey

Label
O.K. Bouwsma : a Philosopher''s Journey
Title
O.K. Bouwsma
Title remainder
a Philosopher''s Journey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
O.K. Bouwsma was, with J.L. Austin and J.O. Wisdom, the best known of the Ordinary Language philosophers of the mid-twentieth century. In 1950, he initiated the prestigious John Locke Lectures at Oxford as a representative of that school of philosophers, who developed the implications of Wittgenstein''s later philosophy. Bouwsma, a friend of Wittgenstein and oriented by the latter''s work, grasped its implications for his own work. Already possessing a keen sensitivity to ordinary usages, Bouwsma developed a unique and humorous style aimed at philosophy''s seemingly intractable problems. Wh
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
191
Index
no index present
LC call number
B945 .B64 H86 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
O.K. Bouwsma : a Philosopher''s Journey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1. A Sketch of the Journey; Chapter 2. The Young Professor in Nebraska, 1928-1939; Chapter 3. Finding Oneself in a Woods, 1939-1949; Chapter 4. Midway upon the Journey, 1949-1951; Chapter 5. Coming to Oneself Where the Right Way Was Lost, 1951-1965; Chapter 6. Knowing How to Go on in Texas, 1965-1978; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn893333378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453913734
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3092943x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893333378
  • pebcs1453913734

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