Faculty of Social Sciences

(CANCELLED) Reading Group Session – Wittgenstein

  • Date: 11 May, 13:00–15:00
  • Location: Engelska parken - Eng2-1022
  • Organiser: The Department of Philosophy
  • Contact person: Gisela Bengtsson
  • Seminarium

(NB, cancelled)

Reading of Wittgenstein's Remarks on Frazer's "Golden bough"

Literature
Remarks on Frazer's "Golden Bough": Bemerkungen über Frazers "Golden bough", Rush Rhees (red.) Norfolk : Brynmill Press, 2010.

or

Bemerkungen über Frazers "Golden bough"/Remarks on Frazer's "Golden Bough", i Wittgenstein: Philosophical Occasions 1912-1951, (Klagge & Nordmann red.) Hackett Publishing Company, 1993.

Articles
Coliva, Annalisa: "Rituals, Philosophy, Science and Progress. Wittgenstein on Frazer." i Beale & Kidd (red.): Wittgenstein and Scientism, Routledge 2017

Søndergaard Christensen, Anne-Marie: "It's a kind of Magic. Wittgenstein on Understanding and Weltanschauung in the Remarks on Frazer" (i Albinus, Rothhaupt and Seerey 2016, se nedan).

Artiklarna kommer att göras tillgängliga för läsgruppens deltagare.

Background Literature
Frazer, J.G. 1922. The Golden Bough. A Study in Magic and Religion. Abridged Edition, London: The Macmillan Press Limited.

Wittgenstein's Remarks on Frazer. The Text and the Matter. Eds: Albinus , Rothhaupt and Seery. De Gruyter 2016.