Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Wittgenstein's ontological vision

Kuhl, Glenda Marie


This thesis is a study of the ontological dimensions of the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus and the Philosophical Investigations of Ludwig Wittgenstein in light of the concepts of 'noetic knowledge' and “the mystical”. Part I is an exposition of the themes of world, language, and meaning within the Tractatus. It is the presentation of an ontology in which the understanding of meaning is that of being expressing itself. Philosophy is seen to be a method for the attainment of 'the mystical' which...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 1983
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d74e76acc31d


File Description SizeFormat Image
01Front_Kuhl.pdfFront Matter280.86 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
02Whole_Kuhl.pdfWhole Thesis6.8 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator