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A fresh look at empiricism : 1927-42

Author: Bertrand Russell; John Greer Slater; Peter Köllner
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Collected papers of Bertrand Russell. 10
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bertrand Russell; John Greer Slater; Peter Köllner
ISBN: 9780415094085 0415094089
OCLC Number: 468317120
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 829-865. Index.
Description: XXXIX-886 p.-VIII p. de pl. : portr. en front., couv. ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Autobiographical Writings 1. Things That Have Moulded Me (1927) 2. How I Came By My Creed (1929) 3. My Religious Reminiscences (1938) Part II. History and Philosophy of Science 4. Events, Matter and Mind (1927) 5. Had Newton Never Lived (1927) 6. Einstein (1928) 7. The Future of Science (1928) Headnote to Four Reviews of Eddington (8-11) 8. Physics and Theology (1929) 9. Review of Sir Arthur Eddington, The Nature of the Physical World (1928) 10. Review of Sir Arthur Eddington, The Expanding Universe (1933) 11. Scientific Certainty and Uncertainty (1935) 12. Review of James Jeans, The Mysterious Universe (1930) 13. Determinism and Physics (1936) 14. Review of Hyman Levy, A Philosophy for a Modern Man (1938) a) Philosophy and Common Sense (1938) b)Philosophy and Common Sense (1938) Part III. Logic and Probability Theory 15. Mr F.P. Ramsey on Logical Paradoxes (1928) 16. A Tribute to Morris Raphael Cohen (1927) 17. Probability and Fact (1930) Headnote to Two Reviews of Ramsey (18-19) 18. Review of Ramsey, The Foundations of Mathematics (1931) 19. Review of Ramsey, The Foundations of Mathematics (1932) 20. Congress of Scientific Philosophy (1936) 21. On Order in Time (1936) 22. On the Importance of Logical Form (1938) 23. Dewey's New Logic (1939) Part IV. Educational Theory 24. How Behaviourists Teach Behaviour (1928) 25. The Application of Science to Education (1928) Part V. Writings Critical of Religion 26. Why I Am Not a Christian (1927) 27. Bertrand Russell's Confession of Faith (1927) 28. What is the Soul? (1929) 29. Why Mr Wood is Not a Freethinker (1929) 30. Has Religion Made Useful Contributions to Civilization? (1929) 31. Is Religion Desirable? (1929) 32. Morality and Religion (1929) 33. Science and Religion (1935?) 34. Need Morals Have a Religious Basis? (1937?) 35. The Existence and Nature of God (1939) Part VI. Epistemology and Metaphysics 36. Physics and Metaphysics (1928) 37. On the Value of Scepticism (1928) 38. Bertrand Russell Replies (1929) 39. Analysis of Mind (1932) 40. The Decrease of Knowledge (1935) 41. Three Papers on "Useless" Knowledge (1935-1935) a) The Social Importance of Culture b) On Curious Learning c) "Useless" Knowledge (1935) 42. The Limits of Empiricism (1936) 43. Philosophy and Grammar (1936) 44. Philosophy's Ulterior Motives (1937) 45. On Verification (1938) 46. The Relevance of Psychology to Logic (1938) 47. Non-Materialistic Naturalism (1942) Part VII. Ethics and Politics 48. How will Science Change Morals? (1928) 49. Democracy and Emotion (1929) 50. Is There a New Morality? (1929) 51. How Science Has Changed Society (1932) Headnote to Four Papers on Ethics and Law for the Hearst Newspapers (52-55) 52. On Utilitarianism (1933) 53. Individualist Ethics (1933) 54. Respect for the Law (1933) 55. Competitive Ethics (1934) 56. The Philosophy of Communism (1934) 57. The Ancestry of Fascism (1935) 58. Freedom and Government (1940) 59. On Keeping a Wide Horizon (1941) Part VIII. History of Philosophy 60. Philosophy in the Twentieth Century (1936) 61. Plato in Modern Dress (1937) 62. The Philosophy of Santayana (1940) Headnote to Four Discussions (63-66) 63. Hegel: Philosophy of History (1941) 64. Descartes: A Discourse on Method (1942) 65. Benedict de Spinoza: Ethics (1942) 66. Lewis Carroll: Alice in Wonderland (1942) Part IX. The "How-To" Series Headnote to Three "How-To" Papers (67-69) 67. How to Become a Philosopher (1942) 68. How to Become a Logician (1942) 69. How To Become a Mathematician (1942)
Other Titles: Oeuvres complètes.
Responsibility: Bertrand Russell ; ed. by John G. Slater with the assistance of Peter Köllner.
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