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an interview, a peer-reviewed articles section, a section in which seminal works are re-published or where previously unpublished archival materials are presented, as well as a book review section.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 is published as a printed journal at De Gruyter (print ISSN 2194-6825; order at, 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 will appear in June 2014, and No 2 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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Issue 3, No 1 (2014) Vol. 3

This issue will be published in June 2014. Most of the contributions to it were available for Preprint Open Review during March 2014. If you would like to be notified when the issue is published, register as a reader in our platform!

Table of Contents

Note by the Editors

Note from the Editors
Yrsa Neuman, Martin Gustafsson, Lars Hertzberg

Invited Paper

Reasons for Action: Wittgensteinian and Davidsonian perspectives in historical, meta-philosophical and philosophical context
Hans-Johann Glock

Section i: Articles

Trust in Conversation
David Cockburn
"Meaning is Use" and Wittgenstein’s Treatment of Philosophical Problems
Stefan Giesewetter
The Trouble with Harry
Don S. Levi
Wittgenstein's Critical Physiognomy
Daniel Kirwan Wack

Section iii: From the Archives

A Passport Photo of Two: On an Allusion in the Pictures of Wittgenstein and von Wright in Cambridge
Christian Eric Erbacher, Bernt Österman
The Wittgenstein Collection of the Austrian National Library
Alfred Schmidt

Section iv: Book Reviews

Fact and Fiction – Ludwig Wittgenstein. Ein biographisches Album (2012) by Michael Nedo
Dinda L. Gorlée

ISSN: 2242-248X