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Index

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Abraham: 68, 70, 76, 78; absurd faith of, 83

Absolute Paradox: 45, 74, 102

Absolutism: 96, 122

Absurd: belief by virtue of, 65, 89; certainty, 83; and nonsense, 106

Adler, Adolph P.: 19, 25, 80, 107

Aesthetic: principle of interpretation, 28; stage, 37; works, 26, 37, 40, 64, 74, 101, 103

Aesthetics: and ethics, 9, 13, 15, 80-82, 88, 103

Anxiety: 75-76; ethical, 81-82

Application: of Kierkegaard, 52; of language, 59-60, 62; of philosophy, 29; point of, for therapies, 105, 115; of Wittgenstein, 52, 60, 67, 100; is wrong picture, 52, 54. See also extension

Appropriate: continuation, 108, 120, 122; explanation, 64

Appropriation: 47, 66, 71, 87, 90, 95, 114-15, 122; existential, 101, 116; process, 109-10, 135n49; right and wrong, 99, 101, 116; subjective, 112, 113

Approximation-process: 109

Artificial intelligence: 58, 62, 133n18

Assembling reminders: 22, 33, 42, 130n34. See also methods

Audience: 4, 18, 39, 44, 70, 122; includes speaker, 104. See also listener, reader, speaker,

Aufgehoben: 45. See also transcendence

Augustine: 11, 38, 93

Authority: 80. See also without authority

Authorships: 6, 29, 30, 35, 94, 103-4; 'essential' and 'premise,' 80; and life, 21; religious, 33, 37, 73-74, 106, 107; unity of, 74

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Bartley III, W. W.: 14, 124n3, 127n61

Becoming: 65, 75

Becoming Christian: 26-27, 37, 40, 48, 49, 67, 70, 98; Kierkegaard's problem, 1, 4, 33

Behaviorism: 57

Being: 65

Belief: Christian, scientific, and superstitious, 90-92; everyday, 76; historical, 76, 84; as mental process, 46, 54; is obedience, 87; proof not cause of, 90; systems of, 61; and understanding, 65; Wittgenstein and Christian, 84, 86; well-founded, 85, 91. See also faith, passion

Believers: 60-61, 90-93; religious, 85, 89

Blunder. See mistake

'Book on Adler': 80, 128n69

Boundaries, conceptual, 120-21; of forms of life, 105; in language, 77-79, 113; transcending, 35, 77; and ugly ditch, 33. See also limits

Bouwsma, O. K.: 18, 117

Brown Book: 10

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Causality: 90, 101, 102, 133n18; nexus of, 91, 102

Center: grasping at, 108-10. See also concentricity

Certainty: action with, 64; against anxiety, 64, 66, 82, 83, 114; source of, 96, 111; subjective, 109, 112, 119

Christ: imitation of, 68; as thief, 106

Christendom: 31, 33, 68, 70

Christian: life, 70, 106; message, 19

Christian Discourses: 19

Christianity: as activity, 68-70, 92; appropriation of, 74, 83, 86-88, 90, 91; communication of, 83, 98; historical claims of, 84; point of, 31, 44, 46; prayer in, 106; spirit of, 80

Christians: by definition, 31, 33, 48; by earnestness, 68 [153]

Color: 81, 88

Communication: of Christianity, 83, 98; existential, 98-99, 112. See also indirect communication

Concentricity: 88, 109, 122

Concept of Anxiety: 99, 103

Concept of Irony: 33, 43

Concepts: communication of, 119, 121; historical development of, 50; not well founded, 91; religious, 86; words and, 62

Conceptual scheme: 3, 54, 60, 115, 123

Concluding Unscientific Postscript: 16, 18, 19, 35, 64, 68, 70, 74, 98, 103, 135n49; as parody of Hegel, 65-66; as philosophy, 37, 66-67

Conformity: of actions to words, 68, 70; objective, to truth, 114; objective, to rules, 123

Conscience: 87, 92

Consequences: of actions, 66, 82, 83; conceptual, of ethics, 82; of forms of life, 112

Context: 45, 52, 56, 60, 68, 74, 81, 84, 122; appropriate, 50, 122; of a task, 98

Conversion: 60, 61, 63, 72

Corrective: 3, 5, 6, 33, 42, 122; in Wittgenstein, 34

Culture and Value: 19, 73, 86, 95

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Deeds: 67, 71; foundational, 60, 64; grammar of, 105; language as, 60, 62, 107; require doers, 34, 63-64, 134n38; words and, 69, 136n69, 141n26

Definitions, incomplete: 34, 59

Depth: 43-44. See also grammar

Dialectic, existential: 75

Dialectical: tension, 48, 89, 117; thought, 3, 70, 71

'Diary of the Seducer': 24, 37, 50, 64

Dissolution: 54, 93-95, 120, 121. See also solution

Double Reflection: 28, 47

Doubt: 55-56, 60, 76; as grammatical misunderstanding, 87; inability to, 114; negation of, 112, 114

Drury, Maurice O'C.: 15, 18

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Edification: 82, 99

Edifying Discourses: 22, 24, 26, 30, 37, 48, 68, 103-4

Either/Or: 17-19, 24, 26, 62, 81, 88, 100, 103, 105, 109. See also 'Diary of the Seducer'

Elucidations: 32, 36, 44, 71

Engelmann, Paul: 14, 16

Epistemology: 52

Error: 56; starting with, 37. See also mistake

Essence: 108; and grammar, 78; of religion, 78, 86, 93

Ethical: dimension of life, 34, 111-14; stage, 103; teleological suspension of, 78; willing, 82

Ethics: 15, 39, 76-82, 92, 94, 96; absolute standard of, 81, 96; and aesthetics, 9, 13, 15, 80-82, 88, 103; is conceptual, 82; consequences of, 82; free acceptance of, 95; general, 52; normative, 113; in the Tractatus, 41

Examples:

Existentialism, and Kierkegaard, 2

Explanations: end somewhere, 56-57, 64, 71, 76, 89; limits of, 34, 52, 58

Explication: 3, 76

Extension (of Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein): 53, 72, 98-99, 122-23; authors' position on, 98; by family resemblance, 97; in the spirit, 98, 115; requires personal involvement, 98; through reduplication, 99-100

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Facts: appropriation of, 93, 95, 110-11; foundational, 87; historical, 76, 84; [154] propositional, 61, 81; perspicuous connection of, 42, 47, 110, 120; as results, 110, 119

Faith: as action, 83, 93; and certainty, 66; everyday, 76, 111; 'how' of, 74, 114; leap of, 35, 103; as 'organ of the historical,' 87, 111; personal, 20, 74-75, 114; perspective of, 45, 95; and waxing of possibilities, 82-83. See also belief, passion

Family resemblance: 9, 31, 44, 86, 97, 104, 105, 133n18

Fear and Trembling: 24, 70, 82

Ficker, Ludwig von: 14, 38, 75

Fideism: 51, 65-66, 72, 78, 83, 84, 94, 121

Finitude, problem of: 6, 44, 90

Form of life: individual, 90; and language-games, 62-63, 64; meaning of, 58-60; not metaphysical, 59, 121; religion as, 87; scope of, 60, 87-88, 105, 115, 121, 134n30; as social, 53. See also language-games, worldviews

Frazer, J. G.: 38, 50

Frege, Gottlob: 38

Freud, Sigmund: 50, 133n28

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Galtonian photograph: 10, 29, 36, 50, 53

Genius: 21, 26, 49, 80; and apostle, 26

God: love of, 69; as postulate, 90; proof of, 89-91, 95-96, 115; relation to, 82

Going further: 103, 110. See also remain standing

Going on: 44, 52, 61, 62, 86, 87, 102, 104, 108-10, 120, 123

Golden Bough: 38

Good will: 108-10, 123. See also spirit

Grammar: 43-46, 57, 59, 91, 92; deep and surface, 43, 44, 54-55, 57, 83, 89, 105; Gospel, 46; of love, 69; meaning of, 105, 131n56; not metaphysical, 57; physical, 46, 105; subject/predicate, 107; theology as, 59, 73, 79, 116

Grammatical: construction, 107; distinction, 36; misunderstanding, 43, 62-63, 87; reminders, 59, 69, 70 ,80; similarity, 55, 91; takes place of 'transcendental,' 79; task, 80

Grasping: 86, 87, 94; at center or periphery, 108-10; of usage, 3

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Happy man: 82, 83, 95. See also Knight of Faith

Hermeneutics: 115-16

Hilmy, S. Steven: 58

Holding fast: 85-87, 92, 103, 121. See also standing fast

Holmer, Paul L.: 34-37

Human being: 9, 85, 123

Humor: 42-43. See also jokes

Hypertext: 51

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Imitation of Christ: 68

Inclosing reserve: 23-26

Indirect communication: 36, 46-50, 65, 127n55; of art, 40; as common method, 2-4, 119; Kierkegaard's life as, 27; in Wittgenstein, 40-42. See also methods

Individual: 6, 29, 33, 47, 48, 52, 54, 57, 58, 63-64, 120, 121, 123; address to, 29, 52, 75, 103, 105; appropriation, 88-90, 113; biographical root of, 22, 24-25; instantiates language-games, 117; reader, 112-13; reduplication, 69-72, 116; responsible, 99; self, 49, 117; subjectivity, 111-17; task of, 114. See also methods

Infinite Resignation: 26

Intent: 59, 102; universal, 112-13

Intermediate links: 42, 44, 106

Interpretation: 63, 71, 96; biographical, 21-23, 28; of dreams and jokes, 50; of Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein, 52-54, 58-59, 63-65, 89; of phenomena, 45, 50, 81, 110, 111, 120; principle of, 52-53; of rules, 63-64; of traditions, 50, 61

Investigations: conceptual, 54, 58, 76, 82, 104, 105, 119, 120, 119-23; factual, 54, 55, 58, 76, 104, 119; historical, 61; psychological, 44, 101

Inwardness: is objectivity, 114; not properly hidden, 69, 136n62

Irony: 27, 33, 36, 40, 42-43, 49, 68

Irrationalism: 51, 64-65, 121

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Jesus, historical existence of: 84

Job: 68

Jokes: interpretation of, 50; philosophy through, 43, 131n50

Judge for Yourselves!: 106

Judge William: 18, 81, 88

Justification: of attitude, 90; personal, 114; of use, 56, 60; of method, 70

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Kerr, Fergus: 88, 131n52

Kierkegaard, Michael (Søren's father): 22-23; reference by Wittgenstein, 17

Kierkegaard, Søren: See also individual works

Knight of Faith: 82, 88, 103, 117, 128n72, 128n80, 136n69. See also happy man

Knowing: and being able, 42, 44, 46; factual, 108, 110, 115; grammar of, 44, 105; how and what, 99, 114; psychological reports of, 54-55

Kuhn, Thomas: 115

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Language: action as test of, 68-70, 99, 117; as activity, 59, 62; bewitchment of thought by, 31; beyond, 76, 78, 79, 85; as cage, 76-78, 83, 88-89; as deed, 60, 105, 107, 141n25; everyday, 43, 65; learning, 38; limits of, 17, 34; logic of, 40; practices of, 54, 58, 105; private, 53-58; psychological, 55, 57; of religion, 93; transcendence of, 35, 41, 71, 77-78; Wittgenstein and, 1, 2; world and, 41

Language-games: action of playing, 62-63; as activity, 62, 117, 121; not metaphysical, 59, 62, 71, 88, 94, 121; not rule-governed, 62; not systematic, 59, 93; private language and, 55-58, 63; scope of, 58-62, 67, 88, 134n30; selection of, 96; as social, 53; transcendence in, 34-35; transition between, 63-64, 85, 113-14, 134n39, 139n76. See also form of life, worldviews

Latency: 89, 92, 123, 135n49

Leading: 37-39, 70-71

Leap of faith: 28, 35, 66, 78, 103, 114

'Lecture on Ethics': 9-10, 77-80, 85, 137n21

Lectures and Conversations on Aesthetics, Psychology and Religious Belief: 17, 73, 91

Lessing, Gotthold E.: 33, 41, 66, 93

Life: as communication, 26, 29, 49; as despair, 105, 117; everyday, 3, 11, 43-45, 55, 56, 83, 88, 92, 99, 135n49; fruits of, 29, 69, 70; reader's, 99, 113, 120; stream of thought and, 50, 60, 69; as task, 16-17, 28, 100, 110, 113, 117, 121; and works, 4, 6, 8, 9, 22, 24, 27-29, 74

Limits: of explanation, 52; of language, 17, 34, 66, 78, 88; not wrong, 109; of philosophy, 26, 27, 31, 34, 109; showing, 34-35; of the task, 3, 21, 31-34; of thought, 32, 67, 109; of the world, 77, 78. See also boundaries

Listener: appeal to, 37, 40-42, 47; role of, 99, 114. See also audience, reader

Logic: 76, 79, 130n39; of language, 40; place of, 38-41; suspension of, 78

Loos, Adolph: 14, 125n18

Love, fruits of: 69, 70

Lowrie, Walter: 18, 20-22, 26, 127n55

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MacIntyre, Alasdair: 61, 67, 70, 115, 117, 134n30

McKinnon, Alastair: 65

Malantschuk, Gregor: 48

Malcolm, Norman: 10, 11, 15, 16, 18, 28, 43

Manifest, making: 6, 82, 87

Meaning: as activity, 60; and context, 70, 111; not consensual, 60; in subject, 90; and usage, 122-23; is use, 50, 57, 133n16; of a word, 69-70, 84, 105, 106, 123

Mental: object, 55, 58, 102; process, 55-56, 62-63, 102, 105, 132n7; theater, 55

Metaphor: 11, 13, 139n76

Metaphysics: error of, 54; grammar not, 57; infinite regress of, 110; of the Tractatus, 38, 76

Methods: cloud intentions, 55; congruity of, 2-4, 28-29, 70-72, 97; diversity of, 39, 97, 100, 101, 103, 104; heuristic, 63, 66, 121; innovation of, 97-98; of Kierkegaard, 2-4, 25, 64-65, 74; maieutic, 25, 40, 66, 67, 71, 75, 116, 121, 130n42, 136n62; of masks, 104, 118; of metamorphoses, 104; not systematic, 98, 102-4; of Nietzsche, 104; of present work, 4-6; reductive, 4, 50; synoptic, 103, 105, 107; used and recommended, 3, 31, 35-37, 44, 135n43; of Wittgenstein, 2-4, 9, 63, 101-3, 107-9, 124n1, 128n6. See also assembling reminders, indirect communication individual particular purpose reduplication suggestiveness task

Miracles: 85, 86

Mirroring relation: 8, 16, 21, 37, 41, 76-77

Mistake: 86, 96; begin with, 37-38; category-, 76, 80, 93; incompleteness not, 34. See also error [156]

Monasticism, medieval: 68

Moore, G. E.: 38, 101, 106

Muddles: 71, 100

Mystical: 31, 73, 77, 79, 82, 88, 94; experience, 25, 26, 79, 85, 128n70; life, 88, 93

Mysticism: 17, 26, 136n72

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Naming: of objects, 57, 59; private, 56

Nietzsche, Friedrich: 19, 104, 111, 114, 117, 139n84

Non-believers: 60, 85, 88, 93

Nonsense: and the absurd, 65-66, 106, 110; disguised and patent, 43; Tractatus as, 71

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Objectivity: 110, 114

Objects: as foundational concept, 91, 93; grammar and, 79, 107; seeing of, 45-46; sensations not, 54, 57, 79

Olsen, Regine: 24, 25, 33, 48, 128n72

On Certainty: 38, 112

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Pain-behavior: 54, 56, 57, 60

Paradox: essential, 110; scope of, 78-79, 88-89, 92, 121; of thought, 32, 34; transformation of, 45; uses of, 64-65, 67, 78. See also absolute paradox

Particular purpose: 4, 26, 33-34, 37-38; of Tractatus, 38-39. See also methods

Pascal, Blaise: 138n53

Passion: 19, 20, 32, 86, 111-14. See also belief, faith

Pattern: Christ as, 68; of interpretation, 5, 21, 30, 81, 95, 122; Job as, 68.

Personal involvement: 4, 5, 95, 98-99, 109, 112, 113, 123

Perspective: 28, 50, 93; of faith, 45, 67, 78, 82, 83, 95, 106; shift in, 43, 45, 82-83, 111, 115

Perspectivism: 115; not metaphysical, 111

Perspicuity: 42, 108, 109

Perspicuous presentation: 2, 42, 45, 47, 120

Philosophical Fragments: 17, 19, 37, 52, 65, 79, 103, 105, 111

Philosophical Investigations: 10, 31, 38, 44-47, 49, 51, 53-56, 59, 94, 105, 112, 130n39; purpose of, 47, 105; and religion, 73, 77-79; style of, 39, 49, 130n34; and the Tractatus, 32, 46, 79, 94, 130n44

Philosophical Remarks: 108

Philosophy: as activity, 11, 32, 62, 92, 117; analytic, 2, 77, 105, 107; desisting from, 94, 103, 109, 110, 112; irony in, 33; limited scope of, 31-34, 39, 42-43, 75, 78, 118; linguistic, 2, 60, 107; not a doctrine, 19, 32, 34, 41, 92; not an end, 100-1, 117; not foundational, 104-5; of physical science, 115; problems of, 42, 43, 46, 75; as recursive, 36-37; of religion, 95; as sickness, 42, 105; sub specie aeterni, 35; synoptic, 103, 105, 107; systematic, 52, 99, 101, 104, 109. See also methods

'Philosophy' (academic): 9, 12, 13, 15, 31, 52, 92

Picture: 91; appeal to, 87, 107, 116; application of, 45, 107

Picture theory: 76

Point of View for My Work as an Author, The: 21, 24, 26, 35-37, 40, 73, 74, 77

Pointing: 36, 65, 89, 100; to something, 76, 87, 88

Polanyi, Michael: 112, 114, 115

Polemics: 26, 27, 33, 34, 42, 46, 48, 50, 129n9

Positivism: 69, 111; logical, 54, 57, 69, 102, 108, 112, 117, 130n42, 132n3, 133n10; Wittgenstein and, 2

Private: diary, 55; language, 53-56, 60, 112; naming, 55-56

Private Language Argument: 53-58, 114; and public dimension, 60; textual limits of, 53

Problem: of the age, 33; of becoming Christian, 1, 48, 84, 99, 109; of evil, 95-96; existential, 6; of finitude, 90; particular, 33-34, 38-39, 52, 63-64, 70, 94, 95; philosophical, 42, 46, 56, 109; vanishing of, 64, 82-84, 95. See also task

Proof: as activity, 89-90; of eternal truths, 66; geometrical, 36, 74, 90, 102, 104; of God, 19, 41, 89-90, 95, 115; as justification of attitude, 90; seeing completeness of, 89; of the soul, 17

Propositions: analysis of (Tractatus), 107; clarification of, 32; as elucidations, 71; transcending, 41, 71

Protractatus: 10

Psychophysical parallelism: 58

Purity of Heart: 47, 99

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'Quidam's Diary': 24

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Rationality: criteria of, 61, 67; everyday, 65-66, 114

Reader: change in, 99, 106; finding, 39, 66; individual, 112-13; involved, 42, 98-99, 47, 51; of Kierkegaard, 22, 24; task of, 72, 119, 120. See also audience, listener

Reason: 121; limits of, 3, 78-79, 83, 102; and religion, 64-65, 76. See also understanding [157]

Reasons: not new facts, 44-46; come to an end, 58

Recursiveness: 6, 37, 122

Reduplication: in life, 87, 89, 99, 113-14, 120; in philosophy, 99, 100, 112, 113, 116; this work as, 4-5. See also methods

Reflection: 27, 47, 99. See also double reflection

Reification: 52, 53, 63

Relation: to absolute telos and relative ends, 92, 120, 134n39; to God, 82, 109; self as, 116, 117

Relativising: of factual understanding, 108-9, 113, 114; of philosophy, 117, 118

Relativism: accusation of, 51, 61, 64, 72, 87-88, 121; problem of, 41, 58, 60, 64, 83, 96; of values, 41

Religion: as activity, 92; as beyond world, 78; demand for action in, 69-70; grammar of, 59, 86; and language, 77-78, 83, 85; and reason, 64-65, 76; results of, 68-70, 93; and science, 85, 86, 89, 92, 93

Religious: commitment, 62, 86, 87; conversion, 61, 63; stage, 42, 99, 103; task, 25-28

Religiousness: A, 26, 89; B, 128n72; paradoxical, 88; spontaneous, 89

Remain standing: 103, 110, 117

Remarks, grammatical: 59, 69, 107, 113, 116

Remarks on Frazer's 'Golden Bough': 37

Reminders: 2-3, 34, 43, 59, 60, 70, 79, 80, 81, 119. See also suggestiveness

Repetition: 2, 24, 27, 103

Results: 4, 5, 32, 35, 93, 97, 106, 119

Riddle of life: 76, 90, 103

Rules: 59, 62-63, 67, 70, 83; following, 67, 70, 123; interpreting, 59, 63; theoretical, 108; in transition, 59

Russell, Bertrand: 9, 13, 16-17, 38

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Saying: and showing, 2, 32, 34, 40, 41, 132n3. See also showing

Science: 91-93, 103; communication of, 40, 42, 47; magic as, 50; physical, 108, 115; roots of, 78; social, 60-64, 115, 117; teleological status of, 110; worldview of, 85-86, 122. See also understanding

Secular humanism: 66-67

Seeing: active, 34; of aspects, 45-46; in context, 50; as evaluation, 81, 110; the world, 71, 116, 117

Seeing aright: 39, 41, 71, 83, 93, 117, 123

Seeing-as: 43-45, 50, 60, 62, 66, 89. See also latency

Self: grounded in God, 48, 91; relational, 116, 117; transcendent, 77, 117

Sensation: 43, 55-57; uncertainty about, 55

Showing: 2, 4, 6, 67, 71; in Christianity, 68-70, 79, 91; ethical and logical, 34; in philosophy, 36, 40; and saying, 2, 32, 34, 40, 41; in the Tractatus, 32, 40, 41, 79

Sickness: 42, 105, 131n47

Sickness Unto Death: 48, 103, 105

Silence: 40

Simile: 36, 102; religion as failed, 77

Situation: 43-46, 67, 68, 70; existential, 35

Skepticism: 76, 84

Social: categories, 71; dimension, 54, 58, 114, 123; science, 60-64, 115, 117

Society: 53, 121

Socrates: 10, 27, 33, 49

Solipsism: 116, 117

Solution: 39, 40, 42, 45, 46, 90, 94; definitive, 5, 103. See also dissolution

Speaker: 4, 39, 68, 99, 104, 112. See also audience

Spirit: of Christianity, 80; conceptual, 122; new, of Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein, 5, 98-99, 108, 110, 115, 116; of Western science, 110, 117. See also good will

'Spy in a higher service': 22, 26, 27, 68

Stages of life: 64, 66, 67, 78, 88, 103, 112, 115, 121; not metaphysical, 94

Stages on Life's Way: 19, 24, 64, 66

Standing fast: 87, 92, 130n39. See also holding fast

Stonborough, Margarete: 14, 15, 19

Style: appropriate, 39, 40, 42; and content, 34-39, 44, 49; of Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein, 28, 30, 130n34; of life, 28; of philosophy, 10, 18, 50, 53, 97, 105, 118

Subject: individual, 51, 53, 54, 64, 76; experience of, 35, 40; not metaphysical, 116

Subjective: truth as, 33, 109, 114; appropriation, 87, 109, 112; thinker, 34, 45, 66, 116; interpretation, 110-11

Subjectivism: 64, 70, 111-12

Subjectivity: 54, 58, 64, 71; and objectivity, 74, 90; and subjectivism, 111-12; is truth, 114

Suggestiveness: 4, 6, 50, 59, 116; incompleteness as, 34. See also methods, reminders

Superstition: 91, 92

System: crystalline, 46; existential, 35, 63; religion not, 83, 93; 'stages' as, 42, 64, 66; static, 60, 62-64; Tractatus as, 38-39 [158]

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Task: 32-35, 46-50, 114-17, 119-22; biographical, 5, 8, 22, 27; of 'Book on Adler,' 80; Kierkegaard's, 4, 8, 23, 25, 27, 73, 75, 79, 80, 89, 101; life as, 16, 28, 98, 100, 116, 121; philosophical, 4, 100, 103, 116, 119; of present work, 4, 22, 27, 98, 115; Wittgenstein's, 6, 8, 75, 79, 103, 109, 128n80. See also methods, problem

Technique: 36, 39, 43, 44

Theodicy: 95-97

Theology: 112; extent of, 115; as grammar, 59, 73, 79; via negativa in, 129n29

Theories: as facts, 119; reifying, 52-53; as results, 78, 119, 120

Therapies: 3, 42, 52, 103-5, 106, 120; application of, 105, 115

Theses: 2, 42, 47, 65

Thiselton, Anthony: 115, 116

Thomas Aquinas: 115

Through the Looking-Glass: 62, 63, 131n50

Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus: drafting of, 10, 13, 39, 49, 130n31, 141n36; ethics in, 41; and later works, 20, 30-32, 34-35, 46, 77, 79-80, 94, 101-3, 116, 120, 130n44; metaphysics of, 38, 76; as nonsense, 71, 130n42; purpose of, 38-41, 47, 51; showing in, 32, 40, 41, 79; as system, 38-39; view of religion, 75-77, 88

Training in Christianity: 19

Transcendence: of language, 41, 71, 77; philosophical and faithful, 35

Transcendental: 76, 78, 81; 'grammatical' replaces, 79; logic and ethics are, 41

Transitions: personal, 123; problems of, 85, 89, 92, 114; stress on, 3, 42-43, 50, 64

Truth: by appropriation-process, 109; by approximation-process, 109-10; dialectical, 99; as error, 139n84; Eternal Essential, 84, 109; of history, 41, 66; subjective, 33, 109, 114; for me, 112

Two Ages: 19

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Understanding: mystical, 82; relativising of, 104, 108-11; and religion, 64-65, 70, 72, 78, 80; synoptic, 5, 42, 44-46, 81, 86, 89, 91, 95; theoretical, 3, 32, 39, 61, 67, 78, 85, 90, 93, 98-99, 104-5, 110, 113. See also reason

Usage: 2-3, 43, 45, 55-59, 69-70; meaning and, 122-23, 133n16

Use: 56-58, 79, 77

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Vanishing of problems: 64, 82-84, 95

Verification: 55, 57, 69, 130n42

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Waxing of the world: 82, 83, 117. See also perspective of faith

Well-foundedness: 66, 86, 91, 135n49

Will: 32, 87. See also good will

Will to power: 111, 114

Winch, Peter: 58, 134n30

Without authority: 6, 22, 25-27, 29, 49, 50, 80, 138n26

Wittgenstein, Hermine: 11-14

Wittgenstein, Ludwig: See also individual works

Works of Love: 18, 69, 70

Worldviews: relations between, 53, 85, 88, 94, 96; transitions between, 61, 111, 121. See also form of life, language-games

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Zettel: 57, 58, 73, 135n49

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