Wittgenstein and Deep Disagreement

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According to the Wittgensteinian view of deep disagreement, deep disagreements are disagreements over hinge commitments, that is, the basic presuppositions of our world views. This article discusses, for a general audience, the extent to which the Wittgensteinian view supports the idea that deep disagreement are rationally irresolvable, and explores whether this yields a moral challenge.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)50-55
JournalThe Philosophers' Magazine
Publication statusPublished - 2017


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