David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
First published in 1946, History of Western Philosophy went on to become the best-selling philosophy book of the twentieth century. A dazzlingly ambitious project, it remains unchallenged to this day as the ultimate introduction to Western philosophy. Providing a sophisticated overview of the ideas that have perplexed people from time immemorial, it is 'long on wit, intelligence and curmudgeonly scepticism', as the New York Times noted, and it is this, coupled with the sheer brilliance of its scholarship, that has made Russell's History of Western Philosophy one of the most important philosophical works of all time.
|Keywords||Philosophy History Bertrand Russell|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$8.92 used (71% off) $16.88 new (44% off) $29.95 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||B72.R8 2009|
|ISBN(s)||9780415478816 9780415325059 0415325056|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
John F. Allen (2001). Bioinformatics and Discovery: Induction Beckons Again. Bioessays 23 (1):104-107.
Monica Bucciarelli & P. N. Johnson‐Laird (1999). Strategies in Syllogistic Reasoning. Cognitive Science 23 (3):247-303.
Kristján Kristjánsson (2014). There is Something About Aristotle: The Pros and Cons of Aristotelianism in Contemporary Moral Education. Journal of Philosophy of Education 48 (1):48-68.
Andrew W. Howat (2013). Regulative Assumptions, Hinge Propositions and the Peircean Conception of Truth. Erkenntnis 78 (2):451-468.
Similar books and articles
Gunnar Skirbekk (2001). A History of Western Thought: From Ancient Greece to the Twentieth Century. Routledge.
Alan Schwerin (ed.) (2008). Russell Revisited: Critical Reflections on the Thought of Bertrand Russell. Cambridge Scholars Pub..
Bertrand Russell (1999). Russell on Religion: Selections From the Writings of Bertrand Russell. Routledge.
C. E. M. Joad (1946). Bertrand Russell's "History of Western Philosophy". Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 47:85 - 104.
Bertrand Russell (2003). Russell on Metaphysics: Selections From the Writings of Bertrand Russell. Routledge.
Graham Stevens (2005). The Russellian Origins of Analytical Philosophy: Bertrand Russell and the Unity of the Proposition. Routledge.
C. D. Broad (1947). A History of Western Philosophy, and its Connection with Political and Social Circumstances From the Earliest Times to the Present Day. By Bertrand Russell. Pp. Xxiii, 895. Simon and Schuster. New York. [REVIEW] Philosophy 22 (83):256-.
Anthony Gottlieb (2000). The Dream of Reason: A History of Western Philosophy From the Greeks to the Renaissance. W.W. Norton.
Added to index2009-09-15
Total downloads24 ( #197,051 of 1,940,986 )
Recent downloads (6 months)6 ( #149,681 of 1,940,986 )
How can I increase my downloads?