Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (/ˈrʌsəl/; 18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic and polit...
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Bertrand Russell's views on philosophy
The aspects of Bertrand Russell views on philosophy cover the changing viewpoints of philosopher and mathematician Bertrand Russell (1872–1970), from his early writings in 1896 until his death in Febr...
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Bertrand Russell's views on society
Aspects of philosopher, mathematician and social activist Bertrand Russell's views on society changed over nearly 80 years of prolific writing, beginning with his early work in 1896, until his death i...
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John Russell, Viscount Amberley
John Russell, Viscount Amberley (10 December 1842 – 9 January 1876), was a British politician and writer. He was the eldest son of John Russell, who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdo...
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What I Believe
"What I Believe" is the title of two essays espousing humanism, by Bertrand Russell (1925) and by E. M. Forster (1938), respectively.Several other authors have also written works with the same title, ...
Why I Am Not a Christian
Why I Am Not a Christian is an essay by the British philosopher Bertrand Russell. Originally a talk given March 6, 1927 at Battersea Town Hall, under the auspices of the South London Branch of the Nat...
Logical atomism
Logical atomism is a philosophical belief that originated in the early 20th century with the development of analytic philosophy. Its principal exponents were the British philosopher Bertrand Russell, ...
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The Principles of Mathematics
The Principles of Mathematics is a book written by Bertrand Russell in 1903. In it he presented his famous paradox and argued his thesis that mathematics and logic are identical.The book presents a vi...
Knowledge by description
The distinction between "knowledge by acquaintance" and "knowledge by description" was promoted by Bertrand Russell (notably in his 1905 paper On Denoting). Russell was extremely critical of the equiv...
My Philosophical Development
My Philosophical Development is a book written by Bertrand Russell summing up his philosophical beliefs and how they changed during his life.In this book Russell gives an account of his philosophical ...
The Problems of Philosophy
The Problems of Philosophy (1912) is one of Bertrand Russell's attempts to create a brief and accessible guide to the problems of philosophy. Focusing on problems he believes will provoke positive and...
Russell-Einstein Manifesto
The Russell–Einstein Manifesto was issued in London on 9 July 1955 by Bertrand Russell in the midst of the Cold War. It highlighted the dangers posed by nuclear weapons and called for world leaders to...
Principia Mathematica
The Principia Mathematica is a three-volume work on the foundations of mathematics, written by Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell and published in 1910, 1912, and 1913. In 1927, it appeared i...
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Knowledge by acquaintance
The distinction between "knowledge by acquaintance" and "knowledge by description" was promoted by Bertrand Russell (notably in his 1905 paper On Denoting). Russell was extremely critical of the equiv...
Edith Finch Russell
Edith Finch, Countess Russell (5 November 1900- 1 January 1978) was an author born to Edward Bronson Finch, a physician, and his wife, Delia, in New York City. She studied at Bryn Mawr College (A.B. 1...
Dora Russell
Dora Russell, Countess Russell (née Black; 3 April 1894 – 31 May 1986) was a British author, a feminist and socialist campaigner, and the second wife of the eminent philosopher Bertrand Russell.
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A History of Western Philosophy
A History of Western Philosophy is a 1945 book by philosopher Bertrand Russell. A survey of Western philosophy from the pre-Socratic philosophers to the early 20th century, it was criticised for its o...
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Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy
Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy is a book by Bertrand Russell, published in 1919, written in part to exposit in a less technical way the main ideas of his and Whitehead's Principia Mathematica...
Marriage and Morals
Marriage and Morals is a 1929 book by the philosopher and mathematician Bertrand Russell that questions the Victorian notions of morality regarding sex and marriage.Russell argued that the laws and id...
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Bertrand Russell Society
The Bertrand Russell Society is a learned society whose purpose is to foster a better understanding of Bertrand Russell and his work. The Society was founded in 1974 by, among others, Lady Katharine T...
Russell Tribunal
The Russell Tribunal, also known as the International War Crimes Tribunal or Russell-Sartre Tribunal, was a private body organised by British philosopher and Nobel Prize winner Bertrand Russell and ho...
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Axiom of reducibility
The Axiom of Reducibility was introduced by Bertrand Russell in the early 20th century as part of his ramified theory of types. Russell devised and introduced the Axiom in an attempt to manage the con...
Lionel Britton
Lionel Erskine Nimmo Britton (4 November 1887 – 9 January 1971) was a British working-class author.Lionel Britton was born at Astwood Bank, on the borders of Warwickshire and Worcestershire. His fathe...
Russell's paradox
In the foundations of mathematics, Russell's paradox (also known as Russell's antinomy), discovered by Bertrand Russell in 1901, showed that some attempted formalizations of the naive set theory creat...