Unpopular Essays

Unpopular Essays

And to Russell, as every page of Unpopular Essays makes plain, there was not
the slightest doubt concerning the nature of those principles or the content of
those values; they were, indeed, the liberal convictions he had imbibed as a child
, ...

Author: Bertrand Russell

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134685370

Category: Philosophy

Page: 208

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In this volume of essays Bertrand Russell is concerned to combat, in one way or another, the growth of dogmatism, whether of the Right or of the Left, which has hitherto characterised our tragic century. This serious purpose inspires them even if, at times, they seem flippant; for those who are solemn and pontifical. In subject they range from Philosophy for the Layman, The Functions of a Teacher, and The Future of Mankind to an Outline of Intellectual Rubbish, Ideas that have helped Mankind and Ideas that have Harmed Mankind..
Categories: Philosophy

Unpopular Essays

Unpopular Essays

A classic collection of Bertrand Russell’s more controversial works, reaffirming his staunch liberal values, Unpopular Essays is one of Russell’s most characteristic and self-revealing books.

Author: Bertrand Russell

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134026982

Category: Philosophy

Page: 200

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A classic collection of Bertrand Russell’s more controversial works, reaffirming his staunch liberal values, Unpopular Essays is one of Russell’s most characteristic and self-revealing books. Written to "combat... the growth in Dogmatism", on first publication in 1950 it met with critical acclaim and a wide readership and has since become one of his most accessible and popular books.
Categories: Philosophy

Unpopular Essays

Unpopular Essays

Author: Bertrand Russell

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ISBN: 0043040071

Category: Philosophy

Page: 190

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Bertrand Russell Unpopular Essays

Bertrand Russell  Unpopular Essays

... but equally groundless beliefs . If this attitude could become common , the gain
in diminishing the acerbity of disputes would be incalculable . DORDT COLLEGE
Sioux Center , lowa PHILOSOPHY FOR LAYMEN 31 30 UNPOPULAR ESSAYS.

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Unpopular Essays in the Philosophy of History

Unpopular Essays in the Philosophy of History

Moorhouse Ignatius Xavier Millar. 7 ./AUf UNPOPULAR ESSAYS.

Author: Moorhouse F. X. Millar

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ISBN: UOM:39015074825582

Category: CHURCH HISTORY

Page: 214

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Categories: CHURCH HISTORY

Unpopular Essays on Technological Progress

Unpopular Essays on Technological Progress

Nicholas Rescher. Unpopular Essays on Technological Progress Nicholas
Rescber UNPOPULAR ESSAYS on Technological Progress UNPOPULAR
ESSAYS on Technological Progress. Front Cover.

Author: Nicholas Rescher

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

ISBN: 9780822976257

Category: Philosophy

Page: 132

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Nicholas Rescher examines a number of controversial social issues using the intellectual tools of the philosopher, in an attempt to clarify some of the complexities of modern society, technology, and economics. He elucidates his thoughts on topics such as: whether technological progress leads to greater happiness; environmental problems; endangered species, costly scientific research on the frontiers of knowledge, medical/moral issues on the preservation of life; and crime and justice, among others.
Categories: Philosophy

Popular Economics

Popular Economics

Collection of articles and commentaries written by the author for newspapers and occasional lectures delivered in popular forums, with reference to Bangladesh.

Author: Wahiduddin Mahmud

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015052550095

Category: Bangladesh

Page: 154

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Collection of articles and commentaries written by the author for newspapers and occasional lectures delivered in popular forums, with reference to Bangladesh.
Categories: Bangladesh

Biographical Essays

Biographical Essays

Essays, Biographical and Critical; Or, Studies of Character Henry Theodore
Tuckerman ... the mass of readers bestowed upon the story of Mrs. Veal's
apparition is evident from the large sale it at once secured for Drelincourt's
unpopular essay .

Author: Henry Theodore Tuckerman

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:14125694

Category: Biography

Page: 475

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Categories: Biography

Essays Biographical and Critical

Essays  Biographical and Critical

Of his “ Essay on Projects ” it has been said , that it is more rich in thought than
any book since Bacon , and that it ... the story of Mrs. Veal's apparition is evident
from the large sale it at once secured for Drelincourt's unpopular essay It is rious
to ...

Author: Henry Theodore Tuckerman

Publisher:

ISBN: BSB:BSB10071087

Category: Biography

Page: 475

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Categories: Biography

On Film Unpopular Essays on a Popular Art

On Film  Unpopular Essays on a Popular Art

Preface The essays on film in this book - I think of them as " Unpopular Essays on
a Popular Art " - comprise those I am grateful to see reprinted from twenty years of
divided but feverish attention to a provocative subject . Excepting the initial ...

Author: Vernon Young

Publisher: Crown

ISBN: UOM:39015003932962

Category: Motion pictures

Page: 428

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Categories: Motion pictures

Praxis

Praxis

... of essays , such as Philosophical Essays , Mysticism and Logic , Sceptical
Essays , In Praise of Idleness , Unpopular Essays , Logic and Knowledge ,
Portraits from Memory . However , the difficulty is not the great number of
published works .

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ISBN: UCAL:B3345935

Category: Philosophy

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Inquiry

Inquiry

In B . Russell ( 1950 ) Unpopular essays 50 ) Unpopular essays Woodhouse , H .
( 1985 ) . Science as method : ( pp . 71 - 111 ) . New York : Simon & Schuster .
The conceptual link between Russell ' s philosoRussell , B . ( 1945 ) . Philosophy
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ISBN: UOM:39015077200551

Category: Critical thinking

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Categories: Critical thinking

The Political Psychology of Appeasement

The Political Psychology of Appeasement

This volume takes its title from one of the most prescient essays of our times: an analysis of Eurocommunism as a consequence of military stalemate and the atrophy of will in the West.

Author: Walter Laqueur

Publisher: Transaction Publishers

ISBN: 0878553363

Category: History

Page: 283

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This volume takes its title from one of the most prescient essays of our times: an analysis of Eurocommunism as a consequence of military stalemate and the atrophy of will in the West. These essays highlight Laqueur's exceedingly sober assessment of the current status in world power, not primarily in military terms but in geopolitical and ideological terms.
Categories: History

Journal of Thought

Journal of Thought

Relevant books include : The Problems of Philosophy ( 1912 ) , Principles of
Social Reconstruction ( 1916 ) , On Education ( 1926 ) , Sceptical Essays ( 1928 )
, Education and the Social Order ( 1932 ) , Unpopular Essays ( 1950 ) ; and Why I
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ISBN: UOM:39015058004725

Category: Education

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The Publishers Weekly

The Publishers Weekly

On this ground I do not claim that the essays are popular ; and if not popular ,
then ' unpopular ' . " Såd For post - ten - year - olds , Unpopular Essays presents
the joyful spectacle of a brilliantly luminous and affirmative mind at work . MR .

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ISBN: UCSD:31822017311259

Category: American literature

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Categories: American literature

Zeitschrift f r philosophische Forschung

Zeitschrift f  r philosophische Forschung

These essays will be unpopular , not because a leading philosopher here
embraces an anti - philosophy , which is a curious mixture of commonsense and
prejudice , but because nothing is holy to him . " Instinctively I have resisted the ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015073751144

Category: Philosophy

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Unpleasant Essays

Unpleasant Essays

The Last Word ' ) Obviously essays which criticise people and institutions , for
however constructive a purpose , cannot be pleasant reading for some people .
Thus , I call them UNPLEASANT ESSAYS ( not unpopular essays because
Bertrand ...

Author: Tariq Rahman

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015053756006

Category: Education

Page: 224

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Categories: Education

Essays in Analysis

Essays in Analysis

BY BERTRAND RUSSELL ESSAYS IN ANALYSIS by Rur usicil Bertrand Russell
edited by ... Western Philosophy 1948 Human Knowledge : Its Scope and Limits
1949 Authority and the Individual 1950 Unpopular Essays 1951 New Hopes for ...

Author: Bertrand Russell

Publisher: London : Allen & Unwin

ISBN: UOM:39015011901454

Category: Analysis (Philosophy)

Page: 345

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Categories: Analysis (Philosophy)

Philosophical Essays

Philosophical Essays

Ibid . , p . 76 . Ibid . , p . 38 . 9 Ibid . , p . 33 . 10 lbid . , p . 35 . Unpopular Essays ,
George Allen & Unwin , 1950 , p . 219 ( hereafter UE ) . These differences
between what actually was said in the book 146 PHILOSOPHICAL ESSAYS.

Author: Antony Flew

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 0847685780

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 213

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Antony Flew is one of the most well-known and respected philosophers alive today. In Philosophical Essays, twelve of Flew's most significant works are gathered together for the first time, creating a unique and valuable collection. The book begins with a new autobiographical sketch of Flew's life and career. In addition to some of the distinguished scholar's most influential and famous articles, Philosophical Essays includes a number of rare works that have not been available to a wide audience until now. This important book will be an essential addition to the library of any philosopher.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

General Catalogue of Printed Books

General Catalogue of Printed Books

Author: British Museum. Department of Printed Books

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015084657488

Category: English literature

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Categories: English literature