IN the following pages I have confined myself in the main to those problems of philosophy in regard to which I thought it possible to say something positive and constructive, since merely negative… Expand

Bertrand Russell is the most important philosopher of mathematics of the twentieth century. The author of The Principles of Mathematics and, with Alfred Whitehead, the massive Principia Mathematica ,… Expand

''Philosophy' is a word which has been used in many ways, some wider, some narrower. I propose to use it in a very wide sense, which I will now try to explain.' - Bertrand RussellNearly forty years… Expand

First published in 1903, Principles of Mathematics was Bertrand Russell's first major work in print. It was this title which saw him begin his ascent towards eminence. In this groundbreaking and… Expand

Russell's classic examination of the relation between individual experience and the general body of scientific knowledge. It is a rigorous examination of the problems of an empiricist epistemology.

The key to social dynamics that Marx found in wealth and Freud in sex, Russell finds in power. This study brings a new order of comprehension into the problems of human government.

Part I. Mathematical Logic: 1. The theory of deduction 2. Theory of apparent variables 3. Classes and relations 4. Logic or relations 5. Products and sums of classes Part II. Prolegomena to Cardinal… Expand

One of the earliest and best philosophical studies of the new physics of relativity and quantum mechanics, The Analysis of Matter was a companion volume to the The Analysis of Mind , which had… Expand