He takes you through many of philosophys problems step by step and you certainly feel that you are getting to know what this subject entails even from the very first page the book is also short and and can be read within a few hours in perhaps one or two readings this is probably one of the reasons why this book has been such a popular text for me this book was an introduction to russell . The problems of philosophy is a 1912 book by the philosopher bertrand russell in which the author attempts to create a brief and accessible guide to the problems of philosophy he introduces philosophy as a repeating series of failed attempts to answer the same questions can we prove that there is an external world can we prove cause and effect can we validate any of our generalizations can we objectively justify morality he asserts that philosophy cannot answer any of . Most trouble in philosophy the distinction between appearance and reality between what things seem to be and what they are the painter wants to know what things seem to be the practical man and the philosopher want to know what they are but the philosophers wish to know this is stronger than the practical mans and is more troubled. In the following pages i have confined myself in the main to those problems of philosophy in regard to which it seemed to me possible to say something positive and constructive since merely negative criticism seemed out of place for this reason theory of knowledge occupies a larger space than metaphysics in the present volume and some topics much discussed by philosophers are treated very
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