by Bertrand Russell - £11.99 Taylor & Francis Ltd (2009)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780415487337 | ISBN 10: 0415487331
From Ancient Greek philosophy to the French Revolution to the modern welfare state, in Authority and the Individual Bertrand Russell tackles the perennial questions of the balance between authority and human freedom.
With characteristic clarity and deep understanding he explores the formation and purpose of society, education, moral evolution and social, economic, and intellectual progress. The first of the famous BBC Reith Lectures, this wonderful collection delivers Russell at his best.
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