skip to content
The Cambridge companion to Bertrand Russell Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Cambridge companion to Bertrand Russell

Author: Nicholas Griffin
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Series: Cambridge companions to philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Bertrand Russell ranks as one of the giants of 20th century philosophy. This Companion focuses on Russell's contributions to modern philosophy and, therefore, concentrates on the early part of his career. Through his books, journalism, correspondence and political activity he exerted a profound influence on modern thought. New readers will find this the most convenient and accessible guide to Russell available.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Bertrand Russell; Bertrand Russell; Bertrand Russell; Bertrand Russell
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Griffin
ISBN: 0521631785 ) 9780521631785 (hardback)) 0521636345 (pbk.) 9780521636346 (pbk.
OCLC Number: 50476625
Description: xvii, 550 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mathematics in and behind Russell's logicism, and its reception / I. Grattan-Guinness --
Russell's philosophical background / Nicholas Griffin --
Russell and Moore, 1898-1905 / Richard L. Cartwright --
Russell and Frege / Michael Beaney --
Bertrand Russell's logicism / Martin Godwyn and Andrew D. Irvine --
The theory of descriptions / Peter Hylton --
Russell's substitutional theory / Gregory Landini --
The theory of types / Alasdair Urquhart --
Russell's method of analysis / Paul Hager --
Russell's neutral monism / R.E. Tully --
The metaphysics of logical atomism / Bernard Linksy --
Russell's structuralism and the absolute description of the world / William Demopoulos --
From knowledge by acquaintance to knowledge by causation / Thomas Baldwin --
Russell, experience, and the roots of science / A.C. Grayling --
Bertrand Russell: moral philosopher or unphilosophical moralist? / Charles R. Pidgen.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to philosophy.
Other Titles: Bertrand Russell
Responsibility: edited by Nicholas Griffin.
More information:

Abstract:

Bertrand Russell ranks as one of the giants of twentieth-century philosophy.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'All academic libraries catering for serious philosophers will want to stock copies of this book, to sit alongside the 28 volumes of Russell's collected papers and his 22 monograph philosophical Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50476625>
library:oclcnum"50476625"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:alternateName"Bertrand Russell"@en
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2003"
schema:description"Mathematics in and behind Russell's logicism, and its reception / I. Grattan-Guinness -- Russell's philosophical background / Nicholas Griffin -- Russell and Moore, 1898-1905 / Richard L. Cartwright -- Russell and Frege / Michael Beaney -- Bertrand Russell's logicism / Martin Godwyn and Andrew D. Irvine -- The theory of descriptions / Peter Hylton -- Russell's substitutional theory / Gregory Landini -- The theory of types / Alasdair Urquhart -- Russell's method of analysis / Paul Hager -- Russell's neutral monism / R.E. Tully -- The metaphysics of logical atomism / Bernard Linksy -- Russell's structuralism and the absolute description of the world / William Demopoulos -- From knowledge by acquaintance to knowledge by causation / Thomas Baldwin -- Russell, experience, and the roots of science / A.C. Grayling -- Bertrand Russell: moral philosopher or unphilosophical moralist? / Charles R. Pidgen."@en
schema:description"Bertrand Russell ranks as one of the giants of 20th century philosophy. This Companion focuses on Russell's contributions to modern philosophy and, therefore, concentrates on the early part of his career. Through his books, journalism, correspondence and political activity he exerted a profound influence on modern thought. New readers will find this the most convenient and accessible guide to Russell available. Advanced students and specialists will find a conspectus of recent developments in the interpretation of Russell."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/864918955>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"The Cambridge companion to Bertrand Russell"@en
schema:numberOfPages"550"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.