Tag: bertrand-russell

44 Did Russell understand Gödel's incompleteness theorems? 2012-10-12T05:25:15.530

28 Is it possible for something to have no cause? 2011-09-08T17:48:03.243

20 How inaccurate is Bertrand Russell's History of Western Philosophy? 2014-04-22T16:49:13.497

15 What are some good books about the history of philosophy in the 20th century? 2012-01-01T16:11:14.850

14 Why is Russell so critical of Aristotle? 2015-04-14T16:44:28.927

12 Logic, Russell, joke 2015-09-06T13:10:13.477

12 What sources discuss Russell's response to Gödel's incompleteness theorems? 2015-11-03T07:15:28.233

12 What is the axiom of reducibility? And what philosophical controversies did it incite? 2016-08-14T01:14:29.570

9 A Question Regarding Russell's Paradox 2012-11-22T07:33:28.117

9 What were some of Russell's arguments against Kant's system of thought? 2013-08-28T01:21:12.980

9 Defenses of Descartes's rationality in regards to "cogito" fallacy? 2014-02-26T03:17:47.137

9 Why isn't Cantor's diagonal argument just a paradox? 2014-08-23T11:18:07.780

9 How does Russell's argument for identity refute that of Wittgenstein's? 2015-05-29T04:26:44.367

8 What did Russell intend to achieve with "The Impact of Science on Society"? 2013-12-16T02:46:44.497

8 How does Frege's definition of number solve the Julius Caesar problem? 2017-02-25T22:07:18.363

7 How might one counter Bertrand Russell's criticism of Stoicism as "not true" and "insincere"? 2014-01-01T16:13:24.707

7 Is philosophy about organizing our ignorance? 2016-10-26T01:54:22.680

7 What are the main errors of Bertrand Russell's A History of Western Philosophy? 2018-09-15T12:51:55.590

7 What sentence convinced Russell that Wittgenstein was not a "complete idiot"? 2019-12-23T21:57:41.277

6 What caused the turns from monism to dualism in Russell and Chalmers? 2012-01-15T11:38:58.800

6 Understanding Bertrand Russell on agnosticism and atheism as self-descriptions 2014-08-17T21:22:24.410

6 Why does Russell prohibit judgments based on knowledge by description? 2015-11-28T17:22:07.310

6 What does Russell mean by "term" in Principles of Mathematics? 2015-12-25T22:01:31.743

6 Which problem is Russell focusing on while providing a solution, in his introduction to the Tractatus? 2016-03-22T16:19:32.930

6 A question regarding the similarity of relations from Russell's Introduction to Mathematical Philsophy 2016-06-21T07:28:45.777

6 What do logicists mean when they try to "reduce mathematics to logic"? 2016-07-23T01:17:55.977

6 Why does Russell's writing suggest that Kant was right about mathematics being synthetic a priori? 2018-10-18T08:51:11.837

5 Does Cogito ergo sum need to be more specific? 2012-10-22T03:25:11.270

5 Why didn't Thales say the water is principle of matter, but the originating principle, according to Russell? 2013-12-04T03:03:01.997

5 Responses to the bricklayer critique of Dewey's definition of Inquiry 2014-02-19T06:01:05.723

5 Tractatus 3.333 and Russell's paradox 2014-04-12T20:48:38.437

5 What is the difference between Aristotle's theory of categories and Russell's theory of types? 2015-01-13T22:22:06.003

5 What is the “intended project” in Appendix B of Principia Mathematica? 2015-11-21T05:06:27.913

5 What justifies Russell's Law of Identity? 2015-12-15T09:43:44.550

5 why Bertrand Russell's paradox had such a high impact and relevance? 2018-03-13T18:28:48.133

4 What does the type theory in the Principia Mathematica and that of contemporary logic have in common? 2013-02-02T22:51:24.887

4 The use of propositions and propositional functions by Russell in Logical Atomism 2013-07-14T03:08:10.763

4 Why are set theory and numbers important to philosophy? 2013-12-29T00:25:02.740

4 Where did Bertrand Russell describe the circumstances which keep the impulse alive? 2013-12-29T19:38:03.493

4 Recommendations for reading in Russell's Mathematical Philosophy 2014-04-02T06:52:35.377

4 Did Bertrand Russell ever call his work in logic a failure? 2015-07-01T20:25:57.763

4 Utilitarianism and Bertrand Russell 2015-07-06T19:45:31.190

4 What did Wittgenstein (mean to) achieve in the Tractatus? 2017-02-15T22:52:04.313

4 How could Wittgenstein not rule out that there was a rhinoceros in the living room? 2017-03-08T21:42:21.037

4 Russell on freedom of realm of thought from public control 2018-05-25T20:06:40.127

4 Do Alexius Meinong's impossible worlds describe all impossible worlds/things? 2018-09-12T21:15:08.233

4 Where does Bertrand Russell discuss mysticism? 2019-08-15T01:18:35.587

3 Does Wittgensteins own solution to Russells Paradox actually work? 2013-11-27T13:52:10.657

3 On the Axiom of Infinity 2014-04-17T20:40:32.230

3 What is the difference between implicit and explicit definitions? 2015-11-10T21:00:38.723

3 What does Bertrand Russell mean by saying Christianity nowadays requires us to use a vaguer meaning? 2016-01-13T23:27:55.673

3 What responses have made to Kripke's criticism of the descriptivist theory of meaning? 2016-04-14T01:09:34.827

3 Some clarifications for a sentence from Bertrand Russell's work 2017-07-08T00:34:30.717

3 How do we know the world wasn't created 5 minutes ago? 2017-07-21T09:30:43.033

3 What are the premises for "On Induction" (Russell)? 2017-09-17T18:54:13.703

3 The Orphic Socrates 2018-03-16T19:29:49.133

3 Quote of Russell on Mathematics 2018-05-01T12:52:00.123

3 Meaning of 'statement of fact' in a book by Russell 2018-05-14T12:17:58.120

3 Can paraconsistent or other logics make the impossible happen? 2018-08-23T20:14:57.413

3 “Space” according to Bertrand Russell 2018-10-11T04:45:44.973

3 Logical analysis under Russell's theory of definite descriptions 2019-04-24T13:51:09.773

2 Can anyone explain the very beginning of The Analysis of Matter to me? 2014-08-28T19:38:01.433

2 Meaning: 'A hallucination is a fact, not an error' and the text around? 2015-02-23T02:50:21.910

2 In what writings did Bertrand Russell criticize the epistemology of Rene Descartes? 2015-06-29T18:28:02.877

2 Bertrand Russell about Aristotle 2016-12-06T08:31:40.790

2 Some questions on Graham Priest's remarks about Russell's solution of paradoxes 2017-10-06T04:50:36.237

2 A Version of the Liar Paradox in Russell's paper "On the Nature of Knowledge" 2017-10-13T16:05:48.133

2 Russell on Negative Facts 2017-10-29T14:19:56.407

2 Most respectable in conservatism 2018-01-15T16:15:07.697

2 Russell and Meinong on Presentations and Representaitons 2018-01-17T21:54:54.620

2 On the clarification of Russell's response to Henkin on the issue of consistency of Principia Mathematica 2018-02-08T04:21:59.063

2 Can we doubt the existence of our thoughts and feelings? How? 2018-02-18T12:29:05.373

2 What is the meaning of these criticisms of Aristotelian logic? 2018-03-20T14:48:21.373

2 In which publication does Bertrand Russell define "philosophy"? 2018-04-27T03:05:49.987

2 Learning Peano's notation 2018-07-15T19:49:25.317

2 Can any logic system provide the impossible solution to Russell's paradox in naive set theory? 2018-09-04T00:26:00.457

2 Is a set containing itself already a paradox? 2018-09-04T08:11:57.250

2 Specific questions from reading Russell's “The Problems of Philosophy” 2018-10-11T06:51:03.970

2 Can Frege overcome Russell's critique in "On denoting"? 2018-11-20T00:08:41.193

2 How did Wittgenstein become interested in the philosophy of language? 2018-11-23T09:45:30.333

2 When Russell refers to "the morality of slaves" in In Praise of Idleness is he referencing Nietzsche? 2019-03-06T23:43:09.400

2 Why is ZFC not as susceptible to Gödel's incompleteness as was the Principia Mathematica? 2019-04-25T05:15:29.447

2 What could be "Wittgenstein's strong disapproval of Russell's introduction to the book [Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus]"? 2019-05-28T23:44:31.763

2 Source of a Russell quote about purpose and meaninglessness 2019-07-27T16:52:16.930

2 Is civilization really a good thing? 2019-11-23T20:51:36.260

2 How did Bertrand Russell distinguish between being and existence? 2020-01-06T11:24:19.080

2 Logical Atomism and Simple Particulars 2020-01-08T17:14:43.907

2 Difference between Frege and Russell on Definite Descriptions? 2020-03-15T06:53:32.997

2 How does Davidson's Slingshot argument escape Russell's Theory of Definite Descriptions? 2020-11-24T08:59:56.987

1 About Anselm's Ontological Argument and Bertrand Russell 2014-04-28T03:56:35.613

1 What does Russell's speculated law of causality look like in mathematical language? 2015-06-05T21:45:51.770

1 Logical Atomism's long term effect on modern culture? 2015-11-20T18:10:05.980

1 Russel's paradox compared to Aristotle's logic 2016-02-24T06:07:48.437

1 Where can I find a correlation to Russell's epistemology in the Tractatus? 2016-03-05T16:03:12.967

1 Which is the difference between Sache and Sachverhalt in the Tractatus? 2016-03-05T20:50:08.860

1 How Russell and Ramsey misunderstood Wittgenstein with regard to the problem of the perfection of language? 2016-03-17T16:06:54.367

1 can a vague sentence be considered meaningful in the Tractatus? 2016-03-20T16:59:45.043

1 Why was Russell's theory of descriptions taken seriously? 2016-08-03T16:01:45.747

1 What is going on with Russell's "beauty cold and austere" of mathematics? 2017-04-07T03:11:18.350