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Index a priori knowledge 17 Absolute, the 18 agnostic beliefs 144 America Russell in 140, 150

as world power 136, 138,

149 analytic knowledge 17, 19 philosophy 69 school 168-70 anarchy 132-4 Apostles, the 12 atomism 54-6, 79 Ayer, A.J. 167

Barnes Foundation 141 Beacon Hill 126-7, 129 behavioural theory 80 Berkeley, George 50-1 Black, Dora 114-19, 129 Bradley, F.H. 18

Cantor, Georg 23 childhood 4-7 class and logic 25, 29 paradox 31, 33-6 CND 153 Committee of 100, The 154 conceptual analysis 168-70 Conrad, Joseph 96-7

death 164 Descartes, Rene 48 divorce from Dora 129 double aspect theory 106 dualism 103-6

education 7 empiricism 47, 171 Euclidean geometry 8-9

Feyerabend, Paul124 First World War 98-102 Formalism 16 Frege, Gottlob 26, 81

geometry 7-9 Godel, Kurt 36-7 government 131, 136 Guild Socialism 134

Hume, David 52, 106

Idealism 20, 50, 104 incompleteness theory I 36-7 176 induction 86

James, William 107

Keynes, J.M. 139 knowledge 85, 171-2 Kuhn, Thomas 124

language 57-8, 83 meaning 76

see also referential theory, Wittgenstein Lawrence, D.H. 110-13 linguistic analysis 168-70 Locke, John 48-9, 78 logic 22-5 analytical questions 40

see also language logical atomism 54, 65, 70-5 positivism 130, 166-7, 170

madness, fear of 6 Malleson, Constance 110 marriage to Alys 13 to Dora 119 to Patricia 129 materialism 105 mathematics 8-9, 21-38 meaning 76-82 Member of Parliament 137 militancy3 Mill, John Stuart 4, 53 mind and logic 42-3, 49 theories of 103-9 monism 107-9 Moore, G.E. 12, 18-20 Morell, Lady Ottoline 44-5

nationalism 135 neutral monism 107-9 Nobel Prize 151 nuclear power 122-3, 136,

150, 152-5 numbers, reality of 15

open sentences 34

pacifism 101 paradoxes 60-7 peace 158 Peace Foundation 158 Peano, Giuseppe 23 Peirce, C.S. 39 perception 48-53, 108 phenomenalism 53 Plato 14-16 pneumonia 119

politics 130, 137 Principia Mathematica 32-6,

120,165 prison 102 propositions 20, 34 Pugwash Conferences 152 Pythagoras 14

rationalists 87 reality 58 referential theory 56-67, 70,

79 religion 10-11, 142-7 Russia 114-17

science 121-5 Second World War 148 sense-data 55-6, 65-7,

73-5,79, 125 sensibilia 55 sexual morality 128 Schoenman, Ralph 154-61 Smith, Alys Pearsall 12-13 socialism 134 Socrates 141 Spinoza, Baruch 106 symbolic logic 39 synthetic knowledge 17

Tarski, Alfred 165 teaching 140 Third World 156 Trevelyan, G.M. 137 truth 89-90

universalists 87-8

Verificationism 166 Vienna Circle 166 Voltaire 173

war 98-102, 148 Whitehead, A.N. 24, 32 Wittgenstein, Ludwig 70-4,

80-3, 91-5, 120, 169-70 World Government 136

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