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  1. The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 10

    A Fresh Look at Empiricism, 1927-1946

    Edited by John Slater, Assisted by Peter Köllner

    Series: The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell

    During the period covered by this volume, Bertrand Russell first retired from and then resumed his philosophical career. In 1927 he published two philosophy books, The Analysis of Matter and An Outline of Philosophy. His next book in academic philosophy, An Inquiry into Meaning and Truth, was not...

    Published November 7th 1996 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to the Thought of Karl Popper

    By Roberta Corvi

    This is a comprehensive introduction to the philosophical and political thought of Karl Popper, now available in English. It is divided into three parts; the first part provides a biography of Popper; the second part looks at his works and recurrent themes, and the third part assesses his critics....

    Published October 31st 1996 by Routledge

  3. Roads to Freedom

    3rd Edition

    By Bertrand Russell

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 26th 1996 by Routledge

  4. The Prospects of Industrial Civilisation

    2nd Edition

    By Bertrand Russell, Dora Russell

    The Prospects of Industrial Civilization provides a rare glimpse into areas of Russell's political thought which are often ignored. Written with Dora Black (who became Russell's second wife) on a trip to China in 1920, it is revealing both as a period piece and as a book for our times. Russell...

    Published December 28th 1995 by Routledge

  5. The Myth of the Framework

    In Defence of Science and Rationality

    By Karl Popper

    Edited by M.A. Notturno

    In a career spanning sixty years, Sir Karl Popper has made some of the most important contributions to the twentieth century discussion of science and rationality. The Myth of the Framework is a new collection of some of Popper's most important material on this subject.Sir Karl discusses such...

    Published December 21st 1995 by Routledge

  6. An Inquiry into Meaning and Truth

    2nd Edition

    By Bertrand Russell

    Bertrand Russell is concerned in this book with the foundations of knowledge. He approaches his subject through a discussion of language, the relationships of truth to experience and an investigation into how knowledge of the structure of language helps our understanding of the structure of the...

    Published December 7th 1995 by Routledge

  7. Unpopular Essays

    2nd Edition

    In this volume of essays Russell is concerned to combat, in one way or another, the growth of dogmatism, whether of the Left or of the Right, which has hitherto characterised our tragic century....

    Published December 7th 1995 by Routledge

  8. In Search of a Better World

    Lectures and Essays from Thirty Years

    By Karl Popper

    'I want to begin by declaring that I regard scientific knowledge as the most important kind of knowledge we have', writes Sir Karl Popper in the opening essay of this book, which collects his meditations on the real improvements science has wrought in society, in politics and in the arts in the...

    Published November 30th 1995 by Routledge

  9. An Outline of Philosophy

    2nd Edition

    By Bertrand Russell

    Philosophy, Russell argues, is concerned with the universe as a whole. He reveals how the world in which we seem to live differs from reality and makes clear how scientific advance has transformed our concept of the world....

    Published November 23rd 1995 by Routledge

  10. My Philosophical Development

    2nd Edition

    By Bertrand Russell

    A survey such as this by one of the world's leading thinkers of his entire philosophical canon, is clearly as important as it is fascinating. It is a masterpiece of philosophical autobiography....

    Published October 12th 1995 by Routledge