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  1. Common Sense and Nuclear Warfare

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Written at the height of the Cold War in 1959, Common Sense and Nuclear Warfare was published in an effort 'to prevent the catastrophe which would result from a large scale H-bomb war'. Bertrand Russell’s staunch anti-war stance is made very clear in this highly controversial text, which outlines...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  2. On Education

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Bertrand Russell is considered to be one of the most significant educational innovators of his time. In this influential and controversial work, Russell calls for an education that would liberate the child from unthinking obedience to parental and religious authority. He argues that if the basis of...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Autobiography

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Bertrand Russell remains one of the greatest philosophers and most complex and controversial figures of the twentieth century. Here, in this frank, humorous and decidedly charming autobiography, Russell offers readers the story of his life – introducing the people, events and influences that shaped...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  4. The Philosophy of Logical Atomism

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Logical Atomism is a philosophy that sought to account for the world in all its various aspects by relating it to the structure of the language in which we articulate information. In The Philosophy of Logical Atomism, Bertrand Russell, with input from his young student Ludwig Wittgenstein,...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Prospects of Industrial Civilization

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    First published in 1923, The Prospects of Industrial Civilization is considered the most ambitious of Bertrand Russell's works on modern society. It offers a rare glimpse into often-ignored subtleties of his political thought and in it he argues that industrialism is a threat to human freedom,...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Education and the Social Order

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Bertrand Russell was renowned for his provocative views on education. Considered an educational innovator, Russell attempted to create the perfect learning institution. Despite the failure of this practical vision, it did not stop him from continuing to strive towards inventing and arguing for a...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  7. Freedom and Organization

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Written by one of the twentieth century’s most significant thinkers, Freedom and Organization, is considered to be Bertrand Russell’s major work on political history. It traces the main causes of political change during a period of one hundred years, which he argues were predominantly influenced by...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Why Men Fight

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Also published under the title of Principals of Social Reconstruction, and written in response to the devastation of World War I, Why Men Fight lays out Bertrand Russell's ideas on war, pacifism, reason, impulse, and personal liberty. He argues that the individualistic approach of traditional...

    Published September 1st 2009 by Routledge

  9. Principles of Mathematics

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    First published in 1903, Principles of Mathematics was Bertrand Russell’s first major work in print. It was this title which saw him begin his ascent towards eminence. In this groundbreaking and important work, Bertrand Russell argues that mathematics and logic are, in fact, identical and what is...

    Published August 27th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Bertrand Russell's Best

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Bertrand Russell was regarded as one of the twentieth century’s greatest minds. Well known for his profound knowledge and controversial approach to a myriad of different issues and subjects, his prolific works also exhibited great intellectual wit and humour. Bertrand Russell’s Best is a collection...

    Published March 24th 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. ABC of Relativity
    By Bertrand Russell
    To Be Published June 29th 2015
  2. Early Analytic Philosophy: From Frege to Ramsey
    By Michael Potter
    To Be Published March 15th 2016

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