Preface; Introduction; Note on symbolism; 1. Philosophy (1929); 2. Universals (1925); Postscript: Note on the preceding paper (1926); 3. Facts and propositions (1927); 4. Truth and probability (1926); Postscript: Probability and partial belief (1929); Reasonable degree of belief (1928); Statistics (1928); Chance (1928); 5. Knowledge (1929); 6. Theories (1929); Postscript: Causal qualities (1929); 7. Law and causality; A. Universals of law and of fact (1928); B. General propositions and causality (1929); 8. The Foundations of mathematics (1925); 9. Mathematical logic (1926); 10. Epilogue (1925); Bibliography of Ramsey's works; Index.
Contains all Frank Ramsey's previously published writings on philosophy and the foundations of mathematics.
D. H. Mellor is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy in the University of Cambridge, a Fellow of the British Academy and an Honorary Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities.