The Prevalence of Humbug and Other Essays

The Prevalence of Humbug and Other Essays

Max Black

Max Black (1909–1988) was Susan Linn Sage Professor of Philosophy and Human Letters at Cornell University and President of the International Institute of Philosophy. His many books include Language and Philosophy: Studies in Method; Models and Metaphors: Studies in Language and Philosophy; and The Prevalence of Humbug and Other Essays.



A Companion to Wittgenstein's "Tractatus"
Max Black
This brilliant book allows readers to fully apprehend the value of Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus as both a unique text and as the foundation for much subsequent work in philosophy.