Unpopular Essays

Front Cover
Taylor & Francis, Mar 2, 2009 - Philosophy - 180 pages
32 Reviews

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.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
12
4 stars
12
3 stars
8
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: Unpopular Essays

User Review  - Joseph R. - Goodreads

Betrand Russell is a philosopher and author who has the strange combination of a strict logical background (he wrote the seminal text on symbolic logic Principia Mathematica with AN Whitehead) and a ... Read full review

Review: Unpopular Essays

User Review  - Goodreads

Betrand Russell is a philosopher and author who has the strange combination of a strict logical background (he wrote the seminal text on symbolic logic Principia Mathematica with AN Whitehead) and a ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

About the author (2009)

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.

Bibliographic information