Nordic Wittgenstein Review

Nordic Wittgenstein Review (NWR) publishes original contributions on all aspects of Wittgenstein's thought and work. Each issue includes an invited paper, an interview, a peer-reviewed articles section, a section in which seminal works are re-published or where previously unpublished archival materials are presented, as well as a book review section. The journal is published by the Nordic Wittgenstein Society (NWS). (It was published as a printed journal at Ontos verlag and De Gruyter 2012-13 (print ISSN 2194-6825) and Open Access online (delay after print 3 months, eJournal ISSN 2242-248X). The 1st issue (No 1 of Volume 1) has appeared in print in August 2012, and Open Access online on November 5, 2012. The 2nd issue (No 1 of Volume 2) appeared in print in August 2013, and Open Access online on November 28, 2013. No 1 of Volume 3 appeared Open Access June 2014, and No 2 is due in December 2014.


- Deadline for Vol. 4 / No. 1: Aug. 31, 2014. Publ. in print June 2015
- Deadline for Vol. 4 / No. 2: Jan. 31, 2015. Publ. in print Dec. 2015
- Deadline for Vol. 5 / No. 1: Aug. 31, 2015, Publ. June 2015
- Deadline for Vol. 5 / No. 2: Jan. 31, 2015, Publ Dec. 2015

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(Forthcoming) Volume 3 / Number 2, 2014 eds. Martin Gustafsson, Lars Hertzberg, Yrsa Neuman

The submitted articles in this future issue were open for comments for a period of time (July 17 - Sept. 16, 2014) in our PREPRINT OPEN REVIEW. The publication of the entire issue is scheduled for December 2014.

We invite comments in our Preprint Open Review as our hope is to engage the community in a process of collaborative review, with the aim of enhancing the scholarly value of the contributions.

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Open Review Guidelines
I.We seek constructive commentary and criticism which may help the author improve the text. The comment field is moderated by the editors.
2. Please do not cite the Pre-print versions elsewhere. These are works in progress. Publication December 2014 (print and Open Access). (In urgent situations, refer to as forthcoming, Nordic Wittgenstein Review Vol. 3 (2) 2014, Pre-print version July 2014, [date of download].)

Table of Contents

Invited Paper

Wittgenstein and What Can Only Be True
Cora Diamond

Section i: Articles

Surveyable Representations, the "Lecture on Ethics", and Moral Philosophy
Benjamin De Mesel
Gordon Baker, Wittgensteinian Philosophical Conceptions and Perspicuous Representation: the Possibility of Multidimensional Logical Descriptions
Oskari Kuusela
Wittgenstein and Hacker: Übersichtliche Darstellung
Beth Savickey
Being Humans When We Are Animals
Pär Segerdahl

Section ii: Interview

Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Mathematics: Felix Mühlhölzer in Conversation with Sebastian Greve
Sebastian Grève, Felix Mühlhölzer

Section iii: From the Archives

Wittgenstein and World War I: some additional biographical sources
Alfred Schmidt

Section iv: Book Reviews

A Champion for Ordinary Language Philosophy - "When Words Are Called For" by Avner Baz
Don S. Levi
Review of "Contemplating Religious Forms of Life: Wittgenstein and D. Z. Phillips" by Mikel Burley
Hugo Strandberg

ISSN: 2242-248X