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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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Bertrand Russell changed Western thinking forever, undoubtedly one of the founders of modern philosophy, and yet, for much of his life, he considered himself a complete failure.

Introducing Bertrand Russell describes his philosophical arguments clearly and explains why some philosophers now disagree with them. We meet a passionate eccentric, an aristocrat with socialist and pacifist beliefs, prepared to be imprisoned for them. He actively participated in world politics and encouraged protest against unjust governments. His outspoken views on sex, marriage, religion and education scandalized many — and still can.

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Celebrates the life and work of a very extraordinary man: a passionate eccentric, an aristocrat with socialist beliefs, a deeply religious man who hated all organised religion, and an advocate of women's rights who married several times and had numerous affairs.

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This book describes Russell's philosophical arguments clearly and explains why some philosophers now disagree with them.

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ISBN:
9781840463828
Author:
Robinson, Dave
Author:
Groves, Judy
Publisher:
Icon Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Surveys - Modern
Subject:
Logic
Subject:
Philosophy : General
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Introducing...
Publication Date:
19980831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW illustrations throughout
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.18 x 5.56 x 0.45 in

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"Synopsis" by , Celebrates the life and work of a very extraordinary man: a passionate eccentric, an aristocrat with socialist beliefs, a deeply religious man who hated all organised religion, and an advocate of women's rights who married several times and had numerous affairs.
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