Tag Archives: Ludwig Wittgenstein

My evening with Joan Robinson and the Tractatus: Edward Fullbrook

A marvelous piece from Real World Economics on intellectual development and intellectual integrity and also about economics but that’s not the main point:  “The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money was the first book I ever read with pleasure.  I … Continue reading

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Wittgenstein’s Silence and Economics: Peter Radford

A simply brilliant piece on economics by Peter Radford in Real World Economics: “Because it is pointless adding to an already over stuffed vacuum. Economics as currently construed is a discussion about a small percentage of all economic activity. It … Continue reading

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Ludwig Wittgenstein: Top Ten Conflict Tips

The Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) had some good aphorisms/quotes that relate, sometimes obliquely to conflict. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludwig_Wittgenstein and: A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that’s unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur … Continue reading

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