The Riddle of the Universe at the close of the nineteenth century
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The Riddle of the Universe at the close of the nineteenth century

By Ernst Haeckel
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Table of Contents
  • THE RIDDLE OF THE UNIVERSE
  • CONTENTS
  • AUTHOR’S PREFACE
  • PREFACE
  • THE RIDDLE OF THE UNIVERSE
  • CHAPTER I THE NATURE OF THE PROBLEM
  • CHAPTER II OUR BODILY FRAME
  • CHAPTER III OUR LIFE
  • CHAPTER IV OUR EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT
  • CHAPTER V THE HISTORY OF OUR SPECIES
  • CHAPTER VI THE NATURE OF THE SOUL
  • CHAPTER VII PSYCHIC GRADATIONS
  • CHAPTER VIII THE EMBRYOLOGY OF THE SOUL
  • CHAPTER IX THE PHYLOGENY OF THE SOUL
  • CHAPTER X CONSCIOUSNESS
  • CHAPTER XI THE IMMORTALITY OF THE SOUL
  • CHAPTER XII THE LAW OF SUBSTANCE
  • CHAPTER XIII THE EVOLUTION OF THE WORLD
    • I.—MONISTIC COSMOGONY
    • II.—MONISTIC GEOGENY
    • III.—MONISTIC BIOGENY
    • IV.—MONISTIC ANTHROPOGENY
  • CHAPTER XIV THE UNITY OF NATURE
  • CHAPTER XV GOD AND THE WORLD
    • I.—THEISM
    • II.—PANTHEISM
  • CHAPTER XVI KNOWLEDGE AND BELIEF
  • CHAPTER XVII SCIENCE AND CHRISTIANITY
    • I.—PRIMITIVE CHRISTIANITY
    • II.—PAPAL CHRISTIANITY
    • III.—THE REFORMATION
    • IV.—THE PSEUDO-CHRISTIANITY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
  • CHAPTER XVIII OUR MONISTIC RELIGION
  • CHAPTER XIX OUR MONISTIC ETHICS
  • CHAPTER XX SOLUTION OF THE WORLD-PROBLEMS
    • I.—PROGRESS OF ASTRONOMY
    • II.—PROGRESS OF GEOLOGY
    • III.—PROGRESS OF PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY
    • IV.—PROGRESS OF BIOLOGY
    • V.—PROGRESS OF ANTHROPOLOGY
  • CONCLUSION
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • INDEX
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