Wittgenstein’s achievement in the history of philosophy consists in turning philosophy away from logical analysis toward contextual explication, and even more in undermining the dominance of epistemology in mainstream philosophy. However, since a majority of academic philosophers continue to work in ways that Wittgenstein disdained, it is unclear how much he affected the discipline.
"Wittgenstein's Radical Alternative,"
Philosophic Exchange: Vol. 38
, Article 2.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.brockport.edu/phil_ex/vol38/iss1/2