Bertrand Russell


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Noun1.Bertrand Russell - English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Whitehead (1872-1970)Bertrand Russell - English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Whitehead (1872-1970)
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In the meantime original work of a high order was being produced both in England and America by such writers as Bradley, Stout, Bertrand Russell, Baldwin, Urban, Montague, and others, and a new interest in foreign works, German, French and Italian, which had either become classical or were attracting public attention, had developed.
To quote the logician and philosopher Bertrand Russell, "religion often served to impede knowledge and foster fear and dependency".
1872: Bertrand Russell, philosopher, mathematician, nuclear disarmer and Nobel Prize for literature winner, was born in Trelleck, Monmouthshire.
1872: Bertrand Russell, above, philosopher, mathematician, nuclear disarmer and Nobel Prize for literature winner, was born in Trelleck, Monmouthshire.
Even the supreme rationalist Bertrand Russell knew that love is at the heart of our best motivations.
Time for CND to be revived, banners dusted off, and marching to begin, but there is no Michael Foot or Bertrand Russell around to organise this, ineffectual as it was.
The Russell Tribunal on Palestine (RToP) is sort of an international court of the people based on the same principles as that of the Tribunal on Vietnam (1966-1967), established by the late eminent British scholar and philosopher Bertrand Russell.
1872: Bertrand Russell, philosopher, |mathematician, nuclear disarmer and Nobel Prize for literature winner, was born in Trelleck, Monmouthshire.
Bertrand Russell, I reflected, didn't have to put up with anything quite like this.
They set Buber in dialogue with such figures as Bertrand Russell, George Lukacs, Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi, and Frantz Fanon and explore the implications of his thoughts in relation to such topics as the conflicts of modernity, the prospects of utopia, pacifism, Buberian dialogue versus Fanon's defiance, the Holocaust, the moral implications of dialogue, the importance of dialogue in non-formal adult education, promoting peace in the Middle East, and interculturalism in Brazil.
As usual, the leader in peek-a-boo nudity has some wonderful writers inside, including Hunter Thompson, David Mamet, Bertrand Russell, Truman Capote, Lenny Bruce, Erica Jong and William Burroughs, just for old time's sake.
This year, entrants have to write an essay discussing a quote from British philosopher Bertrand Russell, that: "A good world needs knowledge, kindliness and courage.