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The Resource The problems of philosophy, Bertrand Russell ; with a new introduction by John Perry

The problems of philosophy, Bertrand Russell ; with a new introduction by John Perry

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The problems of philosophy
Title
The problems of philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Bertrand Russell ; with a new introduction by John Perry
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed. . Accenting theory of knowledge issues over metaphysics in this classic, Russell's ability to make philosophy accessible clinches his case for students reading great philosophers' works rather than secondary texts. Originally published by Williams and Norgate. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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10166938
Cataloging source
NOV
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1872-1970
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Russell, Bertrand
Dewey number
110
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Metaphysics
  • Knowledge, Theory of
  • Philosophy
Target audience
adult
Label
The problems of philosophy, Bertrand Russell ; with a new introduction by John Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-164) and index
Contents
Introduction / John Perry -- I. Appearance and Reality -- II. The Existence of Matter -- III. The Nature of Matter -- IV. Idealism -- V. Knowledge by Acquaintance and Knowledge by Description -- VI. On Induction -- VII. On Our Knowledge of General Principles -- VIII. How A Priori Knowledge is Possible -- IX. The World of Universals -- X. On Our Knowledge of Universals -- XI. On Intuitive Knowledge -- XII. Truth and Falsehood -- XIII. Knowledge, Error, and Probable Opinion -- XIV. The Limits of Philosophical Knowledge -- XV. The Value of Philosophy
Control code
000013001018
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 167 p.
Isbn
9780195115529
Label
The problems of philosophy, Bertrand Russell ; with a new introduction by John Perry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-164) and index
Contents
Introduction / John Perry -- I. Appearance and Reality -- II. The Existence of Matter -- III. The Nature of Matter -- IV. Idealism -- V. Knowledge by Acquaintance and Knowledge by Description -- VI. On Induction -- VII. On Our Knowledge of General Principles -- VIII. How A Priori Knowledge is Possible -- IX. The World of Universals -- X. On Our Knowledge of Universals -- XI. On Intuitive Knowledge -- XII. Truth and Falsehood -- XIII. Knowledge, Error, and Probable Opinion -- XIV. The Limits of Philosophical Knowledge -- XV. The Value of Philosophy
Control code
000013001018
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 167 p.
Isbn
9780195115529

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