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  1. A History of Atheism in Britain

    From Hobbes to Russell

    By David Berman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Probably no doctrine has excited as much horror and abuse as atheism. This first history of British atheism, first published in 1987, tries to explain this reaction while exhibiting the development of atheism from Hobbes to Russell. Although avowed atheism appeared surprisingly late – 1782 in...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: Russell

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Russell

    Reissuing several works originally published between 1918 and 1985, Routledge Library Editions: Russell (8 volume set) offers a selection of scholarship covering the life and theories of Bertrand Russell. Russell (1872-1970) is the twentieth century’s most important liberal thinker and probably its...

    Published November 20th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Reference and Structure in the Philosophy of Language

    A Defense of the Russellian Orthodoxy

    By Arthur Sullivan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This volume investigates the precise contours of the connections between two foundational concepts: reference (the means of semantically expressing singular or object-dependent information) and structure (the having or lacking of meaningful sub-parts). Sullivan shows that the notion of...

    Published August 24th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Russell vs. Meinong

    The Legacy of "On Denoting"

    Edited by Nicholas Griffin, Dale Jacquette

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

    A century after ‘On Denoting’ was published, the debate it initiated continues to rage. On the one hand, there is a mass of new historical scholarship, about both Russell and Meinong, which has not circulated very far beyond specialist scholars. On the other hand, there are continuing problems and...

    Published February 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  5. Russell

    By Gregory Landini

    Series: The Routledge Philosophers

    Bertrand Russell (1872–1970) was renowned as one of the founding figures of "analytic" philosophy, and for his lasting contributions to the study of logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of mathematics and epistemology. He was also famous for his popular works, where his humanism, ethics and...

    Published August 4th 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Russellian Origins of Analytical Philosophy

    Bertrand Russell and the Unity of the Proposition

    By Graham Stevens

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

    This monograph reappraises the role of Bertrand Russell's philosophical works in establishing the analytical tradition in philosophy. It's main aims are to: * improve our understanding of the history of analytical philosophy * engage in the important disputes surrounding the interpretation of...

    Published April 1st 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Analytic Turn

    Analysis in Early Analytic Philosophy and Phenomenology

    Edited by Michael Beaney

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

    This collection, with contributions from leading philosophers, places analytic philosophy in a broader context comparing it with the methodology of its most important rival tradition in twentieth-century philosophy--phenomenology, whose development parallels the development of analytic...

    Published October 13th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Human Society in Ethics and Politics

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    First published in 1954, Human Society in Ethics and Politics is Bertrand Russell’s last full account of his ethical and political positions relating to both politics and religion. Ethics, he argues, are necessary to man because of the conflict between intelligence and impulse – if one were without...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  9. Fact and Fiction

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    First published in 1961, Fact and Fiction is a collection of Bertrand Russell’s essays that reflect on the books and writings that influenced his life, including fiction, essays on politics and education, divertissements and parables. Also broaching on the highly controversial issues of war and...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  10. Authority and the Individual

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    From Ancient Greek philosophy to the French Revolution to the modern welfare state, in Authority and the Individual Bertrand Russell tackles the perennial questions about the balance between authority and human freedom. With characteristic clarity and deep understanding, he explores the formation...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Russell
    By Various
    To Be Published June 11th 2016
  2. Early Analytic Philosophy: From Frege to Ramsey
    By Michael Potter
    To Be Published June 15th 2016

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