Re: RARA-AVIS: Hard-boiled Wit: Ludwig Wittgenstein and Norbert Davis

From: William Denton (
Date: 04 Jun 2006

On 1 June 2006, Steve Lewis wrote:

> Reprinted from CADS #44, October 2003, and now online at
> is a long article by Josef Hoffmann about Ludwig
> Wittgenstein and Norbert Davis, two authors whom he suggests had a lot in
> common.

Fascinating stuff! Norbert Davis is briefly mentioned in WITTGENSTEIN'S POKER by David Edmonds (2001), which is worth a read if you dig the philosophy of science and mathematics. I typed in the extract:

The direct URL to what Mr. Lewis mentioned is, for anyone who for some reason couldn't find it:


William Denton : Toronto, Canada : :

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