Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Hintikka I 60f
Symbol/Wittgenstein/Hintikka: symbols are not what they appear to be: R looks like a noun, but is not a noun - what is symbolized is that R occurs between a and b.
I 61
So R is not the indefinable symbol in aRb. (Aül 9) - Hintikka: but the indefinable symbols are for Wittgenstein nothing more than names and these stand for objects - but the name is not a linguistic symbol (the letter R) but a linguistic relation, namely, to occur next to a specific letter - But different than Frege's distinction saturated/unsaturated.
II 65
Symbol/Wittgenstein - is complete in itself - it does not refer to something outside.

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

Hin I
Jaakko and Merrill B. Hintikka
The Logic of Epistemology and the Epistemology of Logic Dordrecht 1989

J. Hintikka/M. B. Hintikka
Untersuchungen zu Wittgenstein Frankfurt 1996

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