In Praise of Idleness: And Other Essays download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bertrand Russell

In Praise of Idleness: And Other Essays download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bertrand Russell year 2004
  • Book name: In Praise of Idleness: And Other Essays
  • Author: Bertrand Russell
  • Release date: 2004/2/7
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780415325066
  • Rating: 7.34 of 10
  • Votes: 461
  • Review by: Jagger Osteen
  • Review rating: 8.91 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/31
  • Total pages: 200
  • Includes a PDF summary of 16 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Intolerance and bigotry lie at the heart of all human suffering. So claims Bertrand Russell at the outset of In Praise of Idleness, a collection of essays in which he espouses the virtues of cool reflection and free enquiry; a voice of calm in a world of maddening unreason. From a devastating critique of the ancestry of fascism to a vehement defence of 'useless' knowledge, with consideration given to everything from insect pests to the human soul, this is a tour de force that only Bertrand Russell could perform.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H43M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: History Of Western Philosophy, Philosophy
  • Available formats: PDF, TXTz, EPUB, DOC, WORD, HTM, AZW3, TXT. Compressed in TAR.Z, RAR, 7-ZIP, CPIO, ZIP, 7Z
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.48 USD
  • Dimensions: 133x197x15.49mm
  • Weight: 200g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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