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  1. The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 15

    Uncertain Paths to Freedom: Russia and China 1919-1922

    Edited by Beryl Haslam, Richard A. Rempel

    Series: The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell

    The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 15 assembles Russell's writings on his experiences of visiting and reflecting on Russia and China.Having emerged from the Great War determined to prevent another armed conflict, Russell became a champion of international socialism as the antidote to...

    Published May 17th 2000 by Routledge

  2. The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell

    2nd Edition

    By Bertrand Russell

    Bertrand Russell was born in 1872 and died in 1970. One of the most influential figures of the twentieth century, he transformed philosophy and can lay claim to being one of the greatest philosophers of all time. He was a Nobel Prize winner for Literature and was imprisoned several times as a...

    Published March 9th 2000 by Routledge

  3. The Lesson of this Century

    With Two Talks on Freedom and the Democratic State, 2nd Edition

    By Karl Popper

    One of the century's greatest and most influential thinkers, Karl Popper reminds us that we must recognize our responsibilities in preserving the democratic system we enjoy: it is our actions which will create the world of tomorrow.In these interviews with journalist Giancarlo Bosetti, Karl Popper...

    Published February 16th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Introduction to Phenomenology

    By Dermot Moran

    Introduction to Phenomenology is an outstanding and comprehensive guide to phenomenology. Dermot Moran lucidly examines the contributions of phenomenology's nine seminal thinkers: Brentano, Husserl, Heidegger, Gadamer, Arendt, Levinas, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty and Derrida.Written in a clear and...

    Published December 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  5. Philosophy and Ordinary Language

    The Bent and Genius of our Tongue

    By Oswald Hanfling

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    What is philosophy about and what are its methods? Philosophy and Ordinary Language is a defence of the view that philosophy is largely about questions of language, which to a large extent means ordinary language. Some people argue that if philosophy is about ordinary language, then it is...

    Published December 15th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Russell on Religion

    Selections from the Writings of Bertrand Russell

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by Stefan Andersson, Louis Greenspan

    Series: Russell on...

    Russell on Religion presents a comprehensive and accessible selection of Bertrand Russell's writing on religion and related topics from the turn of the century to the end of his life. The influence of religion pervades almost all Bertrand Russell's writings from his mathematical treatises to his...

    Published September 8th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Russell on Ethics

    Selections from the Writings of Bertrand Russell

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by Charles Pigden

    Series: Russell on...

    Russell on Ethics presents a coherent and comprehensive collection of Russell's ethical writings, drawing on a wide range of his publications on ethical concerns, many of which have been difficult to access by students and general readers. Charles Pigden provides an accessible introduction to the...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  8. Bertrand Russell

    Critical Assessments

    Edited by Andrew Irvine

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 7th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Mortals and Others, Volume II

    American Essays 1931-1935

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by Harry Ruja

    'Every man would like to be God, if it were possible; some few find it difficult to admit the impossibility.' - Bertrand Russell From 1931-1935 Bertrand Russell was one of the regular contributors to the literary pages of the New York American, together with other distinguished authors, such as...

    Published January 21st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Rediscovering Values: Coming to Terms with Postmodernism

    Coming to Terms with Postmodernism

    By Hugh Mercer Curtler

    The author's purpose in this text is to define the nature of value and restore it to a central position in discussions of ethical and aesthetic problems. Beginning with a broad view of postmodernism in general, a closer look is taken at attempts to reduce values to evaluation and deny objectivity....

    Published June 29th 1997 by Routledge