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Author Slot, Laura

Title Consistency and change in Bertrand Russell's attitude towards war / Laura Slot
Published Havertown : Sidestone Press, 2007


Description 1 online resource (97 pages)
Summary Philosopher Bertrand Arthur William Russell (1872-1970) lived almost an entire century, a century full of change. He was one of the few who dared to provide answers to the impossible questions of twentieth century world politics. Several historians have analyzed his attitude towards war, but seldom did they agree on why Russell felt a certain way about war and what caused his often radical attitude. Also, many questions remained unanswered: why did he object to the First World War and supported the Second? And did he really advocate a preventive war against Russia? This book explains the backg
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Subject Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 -- Views on peace
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 -- Political and social views
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Modern.
Political and social views
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789088901478