The Value of Philosophy by Bertrand Russell

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Christopher Anadale
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Short summary of Russell's "The Value of Philosophy," from The Problems of Philosophy (1912)

Russell playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLPCGA67J8M2I3FEbNE4m_ttl870qabh9E

0:42 Main points from the essay
1:23 Internal goods philosophy provides
2:04 Philosophic contemplation
3:14 Contrast w/ ideology
4:03 Final paragraph quote

Related video: my 12 min lecture on this essay, https://youtu.be/gR-CLS1EQIE

Russell's essay: http://skepdic.com/russell.html

Online quiz about Russell's essay: http://global.oup.com/us/companion.websites/9780199812998/studentresources/quizzes/br/

2014 column on Russell's view of philosophy: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jan/06/bertrand-russell-everyday-value-of-philosophy

#BertrandRussell #ValueofPhilosophy #Philosophy

Thumbnail Image: Bertrand Russell in 1936. Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22157695
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