Bertrand Russell Books

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Icarus

  [english | ]  

Bertrand Russell


Excerpts: [... science have taught to fly. Some of the dangers inherent in the progress of science while we retain our present political and economic institutions ...... be illuminated by considerations drawn from biology for instance, Rivers threw a new light on parts of economics by adducing facts about landed ...... life is due to the physical sciences, as is evident when we consider that they ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 375

Mysticism And Logic And Other Essays

  [english | 1918]  

Bertrand Russell


Summary: [Essays on philosophy religion science and mathematics.]
Genres: [non-fiction | philosophy | religionDownloads: 221

Political Ideals

  [english | 1917]  

Bertrand Russell


Excerpts: [... of another. If one man knows a science, that does not prevent others from knowing it on the contrary, it helps them to acquire the knowledge. If one ...... in a world which is wholly built on competition, where the great majority would fall into utter destitution if they became careless as to the acquisition ...... a happy life must be one in which there is activity. If it is also ...]
Genres: [politics | essaysDownloads: 57

Proposed Roads To Freedom

  [english | 1918]  

Bertrand Russell


Excerpts: [... France which have some affinity with Syndicalism - notably the I. W. W. in America and Guild Socialism in England. From this historical survey we ...... several countries he had sons-in-law as lieutenants, like Napoleon's brothers, and in the various internal contests that arose his will generally prevailed. [3] ...... port, or coffee. It was just now the height of the season. It ...]
Genres: [philosophy | politics | audiobookDownloads: 391

The Analysis Of Mind

  [english | 1921]  

Bertrand Russell


Excerpts: [... series of books containing, among others, Bosanquet's History of Aesthetic, Pfleiderer's Rational Theology since Kant, Albee's History of English ...... which is supposed to constitute consciousness, he proceeds in italics: EXPERIENCE, I BELIEVE, HAS NO SUCH INNER DUPLICITY AND THE SEPARATION OF IT ...... related to it, namely, that specific feeling which we call desiring it. The ...]
Genres: [philosophy | psychologyDownloads: 339

The Problems Of Philosophy

  [english | 1912]  

Bertrand Russell


Summary: [The Problems of Philosophy (1912) is one of Bertrand Russells attempts to create a brief and accessible guide to the problems of philosophy. Focusing on problems he believes will provoke positive and constructive discussion Russell concentrates on knowledge rather than metaphysics. If it is uncertain that external objects exist how can we then have knowledge of them but by probability. There is ...]
Genres: [philosophy | audiobookDownloads: 380