Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Wittgenstein, Ludwig
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Measurements II 333
Pattern/meter/measure/scale/measuring/Wittgenstein: the pattern does not belong to the application, but to the language - the existence of the meter stick does not guarantee that there is something that is one meter long - to define the scale is a decision, no discovery - Example: the Greenwich foot is itself not one foot long.
III 231
Original meter/Wittgenstein/Flor: precisely because it is a paradigm - a means for the production of the language game, it is not something that is produced in the language game.

L. Wittgenstein
Vorlesungen 1930-35 Frankfurt 1989

L. Wittgenstein
Das Blaue Buch - Eine Philosophische Betrachtung Frankfurt 1984

L. Wittgenstein
Tractatus Logico Philosophicus Frankfurt/M 1960

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-01