Portal Site for Russellian
Understanding History and Other Essays,
pub. by special arrangement with H. J. Haldeman.
(New York; Philosophical Library, 1957. 122 p. 20 cm.)
How to read and understanding history
The value of free thought.
Mentalism vs. materialism:
The meaning of matter.
The nature of 'mass'.
Ups and downs of the atomic theory.
The behavior of matter in bulk.
Physics is still deterministic.
Psychology also has changed.
Life as it appears in biology.
What we mean by habit.
Habit primarily physical.
Physical causes of introspection.
The physical and mental overlap.
Definition of 'physical'.
The relations between mental and physical events.
The question of 'materialism'.