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Episode from the podcastPhilosophy Bites

Cheryl Misak on Frank Ramsey and Ludwig Wittgenstein

Released Saturday, 30th May 2020
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Cheryl Misak has recently published a biography of F.P. Ramsey, the great Cambridge thinker who died at the age of only 26, but who nevertheless made a significant impact in several different fields including philosophy, mathematics, and economics. In this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast she discusses Ramsey's interactions with Wittgenstein. The two thinkers had very different personal styles and their philosophies reflect this.