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Private language: L. Wittgenstein says it is impossible - you cannot give yourself instructions. You could not even understand the language. See also rule following, Kripke's Wittgenstein, priviledged access, Wittgensteins beetle.
 
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Wright, Crispin
 
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Private Language I 180/81
Private Language / Wittgenstein / Wright: does not have the discipline required, since there is no distinction between seeming right and being right.
 Wright: But of course, for example, sensation is not epistemically private. (Frequent misunderstanding).

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Cr. Wright
Wahrheit und Objektivität Frankfurt 2001


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-29