The Problems of Philosophy

The Problems of Philosophy

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ISBN10: 1537364391 ISBN13: 9781537364391 Publisher: Createspace Indie Pub Platform Published: Aug 29 2016 Pages: 84 Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.19" Edition: 2nd Edition Language: English

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The Problems of Philosophy (1912) is one of Bertrand Russell's attempts to create a brief and accessible guide to the problems of philosophy. Focusing on problems he believes will provoke positive and constructive discussion, Russell concentrates on knowledge rather than metaphysics: If it is uncertain that external objects exist, how can we then have knowledge of them but by probability. There is no reason to doubt the existence of external objects simply because of sense data.

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