This historical study investigates Ludwig Wittgenstein's early philosophy of logic and language, as it is presented in his Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. The study makes a case for the Tractatus as an insightful critique of the philosophies of Bertrand Russell and Gottlob Frege-the Founding Fathers of analytic philosophy.

chapter Chapter 1|27 pages


chapter Chapter 3|18 pages

The Proposition as a Picture of Reality

chapter Chapter 4|26 pages

Deductive Inference and its Justification