Wittgenstein: Religion and Nonsense | University of Oxford

Wittgenstein: Religion and Nonsense

Event date
12 Jan 2019 to 13 Jan 2019
Event time
0:00 - 0:00
Venue
1 Wellington Square
Oxford
OX1 2JA
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
£77.50
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Wittgenstein argued that we are wrong to view religious practices as nonsensical. We argue that Wittgenstein's treatment of absolute value, together with his view of mathematical conjecture, provides a fruitful way of understanding why he so argued.

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