Bertrand Russell in 90 Minutes

Bertrand Russell in 90 Minutes

Author: Paul Strathern

Publisher: Ivan R Dee

ISBN: 1566633575

Category: Philosophy

Page: 92

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In Bertrand Russell in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Russell s life and ideas, and explains their influence on man s struggle to understand his existence in the world. The book also includes criticisms and comments on Russell s writings; a brief list of suggested reading for those who wish to push further; and chronologies that place Russell within his own age and in the broader scheme of philosophy."
Bertrand Russell in 90 Minutes
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Paul Strathern
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Ivan R Dee

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Pages: 89
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Categories: Philosophy
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Language: en
Pages: 87
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Categories: Philosophy
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Pages: 213
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Categories: Fiction
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Pages: 208
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Categories: Religion
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