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The Murder of Professor Schlick

The Rise and Fall of the Vienna Circle

David Edmonds

From the author of Wittgenstein's Poker and Would You Kill the Fat Man?, the story of an extraordinary group of philosophers during a dark chapter in Europe's historyOn June 22, 1936, the philosopher Moritz Schlick was on his way to deliver a lecture at the University of Vienna when Johann Nelböck, a deranged former student of Schlick's, shot him d...
Publish Date
October 13
Goodreads rating
Nov 25, 2020
So here it is! My choice of the best philosophy books of 2020. Obviously a personal selection. Many other excellent books came out this year.      source
Jan 05, 2021
This is a great book @DavidEdmonds100      source
Jan 27, 2021
Great essay, about a great book by @DavidEdmonds100 I’ve been reading a lot about 1920s Vienna - lockdown bonus      source