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Philosophy Index

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Bertrand Russell

The Problems of Philosophy


  1. Preface
  2. Chapter I. Appearance and Reality
  3. Chapter II. The Existence of Matter
  4. Chapter III. The Nature of Matter
  5. Chapter IV. Idealism
  6. Chapter V. Knowledge by Acquaintance and Knowledge by Description
  7. Chapter VI. On Induction
  8. Chapter VII. On Our Knowledge of General Principles
  9. Chapter VIII. How A Priori Knowledge is Possible
  10. Chapter IX. The World of Universals
  11. Chapter X. On Our Knowledge of Universals
  12. Chapter XI. On Intuitive Knowledge
  13. Chapter XII. Truth and Falsehood
  14. Chapter XIII.Knowledge, Error, and Probable Opinion
  15. Chapter XIV. The Limits of Philosophical Knowledge
  16. Chapter XV. The Value of Philosophy
  17. Bibliographical Note

The Problems of Philosophy by Bertrand Russell. 1912. Full text.