Part I. Seek for the Road: 1. Metaphysics in general; 2. A cheerless balance-sheet; 3. Philosophical wonder; 4. The problem; 5. The Vedantic vision; 6. An exoteric introduction to scientific thought; 7. More about non-plurality; 8. Consciousness, organic, inorganic, mneme; 9. On becoming conscious; 10. The moral law; Part II. What is Real?: 11. Reasons for abandoning the dualism of thought and existence, or mind and matter; 12. Linguistic information and our common possession of the world; 13. The imperfection of understanding; 14. The doctrine of identity: light and shadow; 15. Two grounds for astonishment: pseudo-ethics.
A Nobel prize winner, a great man and a great scientist, Erwin Schroedinger has made his mark in physics, but his eye scans a far wider horizon.