The Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society
Markt 63, A-2880 Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria
Tel.: ++43/2641/2557
Fax: ++43/2641/2557
ZVR-Zahl (Registration number for societies in Austria): 448386545

Alexander HiekeVolker Munz, David Wagner, Joseph Wang-Kathrein and Sascha Windholz are responsible for the compilation of the content on this website.

The site was conceived by Joseph Wang and Sascha Windholz.


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All contents in this website are copyrighted materials. If not stated otherwise, all contents, including the texts and the pictures, are copyrighted by the Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society. However, the Society cannot be made responsible for linked contents outside the ALWS-website.


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The data protection is an important issue in the modern communication. We are bound to the Austrian Law DSGVO; therefore we give an account on how we treat your data.

When you contact us through email, we will keep the given data for six months, so we can act upon your concern even in case of follow-up questions. Your data will not be given to third parties without your consent.

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Webmaster of the ALWS:
Joseph Wang-Kathrein
Research Institute Brenner-Archives
University of Innsbruck
Josef-Hirn-Straße 5-7, 10. Stock
A-6020 Innsbruck
Austria, Europe
Tel.: +43/512/507-45010