Philosophical Essays

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Taylor & Francis, Mar 2, 2009 - Philosophy - 174 pages
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First published in 1910, Philosophical Essays is one of Bertrand Russell’s earliest works and marks an important period in the evolution of thought of one of the world’s most influential thinkers. This selection of seven essays displays Russell's incisiveness and brilliance of exposition in the examination of ethical subjects and the nature of truth. Insightful and highly accessible, these essays are as illuminating today as they were on first publication.

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I suppose this was a somewhat arbitrary title to pick out after having only read his History of Western Philosophy. However, keeping in mind that the Principia Mathematica is probably his ... Read full review

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Bertrand Russell (1872-1970). The leading British Philosopher of the twentieth century, who made major contributions to the area of logic and epistemology. Politically active and habitually outspoken, his ethical principles twice lead to imprisonment

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