RE: virus: Altruism, Empathy, the Superorganism, and the Priso ner's Dillema

D. H. Rosdeitcher (
23 Apr 97 14:13:13 EDT

James wrote:
>I suspect Wittgenstein (whom I haven't read) may have intended to be seen
>as part of the "language game" he is participating in. Do you have any
>way to show that he considered himself / his theories outside of them?

and later:

>What leads you to believe that a wider context exists? Why should there
>be any deeper motivation, superior authority, or unseen effects? Massive
>universal conspiracy?

In order to refer to a game you must refer to something that exists outside the
game, or it wouldn't be a game. -David