#42 Overall Influence

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Austrian-British Philosopher


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From Wikipedia

Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of language. He is considered by some to be the greatest philosopher of the 20th century.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Victoria University of Manchester

British university

Technical University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, Germany

University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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