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  1. Four Essays on Liberty.Isaiah Berlin - 1969 - Oxford University Press.
    "Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century", Historical Inevitability", "Two Concepts of Liberty", "John Stuart Mill and the Ends of Life". These four essays deal with the various aspects of individual liberty, including the distinction between positive and negative liberty and the necessity of rejecting determinism if we wish to keep hold of the notions of human responsibility and freedom.
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    The Crooked Timber of Humanity: Chapters in the History of Ideas.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - Princeton University Press.
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  3. Vico and Herder: Two Studies in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 1976 - Vintage Books.
    About the philosophy of Giambattista Vico, 1668- 1774 and Johann Gottfried Herder, 1774-1803.
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    The Crooked Timber of Humanity: Chapters in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 1990 - Pimlico.
    "Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made."--Immanuel Kant Isaiah Berlin was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century--an activist of the intellect who marshaled vast erudition and eloquence in defense of the endangered values of individual liberty and moral and political pluralism. In the Crooked Timber of Humanity he exposes the links between the ideas of the past and the social and political cataclysms of our present century: between the Platonic belief (...)
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  5. Liberty.Isaiah Berlin (ed.) - 2002 - Oxford University Press.
    Liberty is an expanded edition of Isaiah Berlin's classic of liberalism, Four Essays on Liberty. Berlin's editor Henry Hardy has incorporated a fifth essay, as Berlin wished, and added further pieces on the same topic, so that Berlin's principal statements on liberty are available together for the first time. He also describes the gestation of the book and throws further biographical light on Berlin's preoccupation with liberty in appendices drawn from his unpublished writings.
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  6. Historical Inevitability.Isaiah Berlin - 1954 - New York: Oxford University Press.
    This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and (...)
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    The Pursuit of the Ideal.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - The Crooked Timber of Humanity: Chapters in the History of Ideas.
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    Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 1980 - Princeton University Press.
    In this outstanding collection of essays, Isaiah Berlin, one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century, discusses the importance in the history of thought of dissenters whose ideas still challenge conventional wisdom--among them Machiavelli, Vico, Montesquieu, Herzen, and Sorel. With his unusual powers of imaginative re-creation, Berlin brings to life original minds that swam against the current of their times.
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  9. The Originality of Machiavelli.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 33-100.
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    The Proper Study of Mankind: An Anthology of Essays.Isaiah Berlin - 1997 - Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
  11. John Stuart Mill and the Ends of Life.Isaiah Berlin - 1960 - [Council of Christians and Jews,].
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    The Hedgehog and the Fox an Essay on Tolstoy's View of History.Isaiah Berlin - 1953 - Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
    ¿The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing.¿ This fragment of Archilochus, which gives this book its title, describes the central thesis of Isaiah Berlin¿s masterly essay on Tolstoy. There have been various interpretations of Archilochus¿ fragment; Isaiah Berlin has simply used it, without implying anything about the true meaning of the words, to outline a fundamental distinction that exists in mankind, between those who are fascinated by the infinite variety of things (foxes) and those who (...)
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  13. Liberty Incorporating 'Four Essays on Liberty'.Isaiah Berlin - 2002 - Oxford University Press UK.
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    The Sense of Reality: Studies in Ideas and Their History.Isaiah Berlin - 1996 - Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
    A New York Times Notable Book of the Year “For anyone wanting to understand the twists and turns of the history of ideas, this book will be indispensable.”―John Gray, New York Times Book Review The Sense of Reality was the last new collection of essays published by Isaiah Berlin in his lifetime. All informed by Berlin’s lifelong fascination with the history of ideas, these engaging studies range widely: the subjects explored include realism in history; judgment in politics; the history of (...)
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    Conversations with Isaiah Berlin.Isaiah Berlin & Ramin Jahanbegloo - 1991 - Scribner.
    The philosopher, intellectual historian, and proponent of liberal thinking offers personal reminiscences interspersed with discussions of the great thinkers who influenced and intrigued him--from Machiavelli to Pasternak.
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    Three Critics of the Enlightenment: Vico, Hamann, Herder.Isaiah Berlin - 2000 - Princeton University Press.
    These essays are not marginal ruminations, but rather Berlin's most important studies in the history of ideas.
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  17. Vico and Herder: Two Studies in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 1976 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 10 (4):276-280.
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    The Power of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 2000 - Princeton University Press.
    The essays collected in this new volume reveal Isaiah Berlin at his most lucid and accessible. He was constitutionally incapable of writing with the opacity of the specialist, but these shorter, more introductory pieces provide the perfect starting-point for the reader new to his work. Those who are already familiar with his writing will also be grateful for this further addition to his collected essays. The connecting theme of these essays, as in the case of earlier volumes, is the crucial (...)
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  19. Equality.Richard Wollheim & Isaiah Berlin - 1956 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 56:281--326.
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    Concepts and Categories: Philosophical Essays.Isaiah Berlin - 1978 - New York, NY, USA: Penguin Books.
    Berlin's intense consciousness of the plurality of values, the nature of historical understanding, and the fragility of human freedom premeates essays ranging from his early debates on logical positivism to his later work.
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    Concepts and Categories.Isaiah Berlin - 1981 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 14 (2):130-131.
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    The Power of Ideas.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2014 - Princeton University Press.
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    Russian Thinkers.Julia Annas, Isaiah Berlin, Henry Hardy & Aileen Kelly - 1980 - Philosophical Quarterly 30 (121):357.
  24. Historical Inevitability.ISAIAH BERLIN - 1956 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 6 (24):338-340.
     
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    Introduction.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2014 - In Freedom and its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty. Princeton University Press. pp. 1-10.
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  26. Against the Current. Essays in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin & Henry Hardy - 1983 - Studies in Soviet Thought 25 (2):123-128.
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  27. Concepts and Categories: Philosophical Essays.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2014 - Princeton University Press.
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    Freedom and its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2014 - Princeton University Press.
  29. Vico and Herder: Two Studies in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 1978 - Mind 87 (346):284-286.
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  30. Nationalism: Past Neglect and Present Power.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 420-448.
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  31. Two Concepts of Liberty. By George H. Sabine. [REVIEW]Isaiah Berlin - 1959 - Ethics 70:69.
  32. Vico and Herder, two studies in the History of Ideas.Isaiah Berlin - 1977 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 167 (1):68-70.
     
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    The Magus of the North: J.G. Hamann and the Origins of Modern Irrationalism.Isaiah Berlin - 1994 - Farrar Straus & Giroux.
    Briefly traces the life of the eighteenth century German philosopher, discusses his major ideas, and looks at the relevance of his work today.
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    Political Philosophy.Anthony Quinton & Isaiah Berlin (eds.) - 1967 - London: Tetsuo Morimoto.
    The aim of the Oxford Readings in Philosophy series is to bring together important recent writings in major areas of philosophical inquiry, selected from a variety of sources, mostly periodicals, which may not be conveniently available to the university student or the general reader. Theeditor of each volume contributes an introductory essay on the items chosen and on the questions with which they deal. A selective bibliography is appended as a guide to further reading.
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    The Counter-Enlightenment.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 1-32.
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    The Divorce Between the Sciences and the Humanities.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 101-139.
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    The Decline of Utopian Ideas in the West.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In The Crooked Timber of Humanity: Chapters in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 21-50.
  38. Essays on J. L. Austin.Isaiah Berlin (ed.) - 1973 - Oxford, England: Oxford, Clarendon Press.
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    Personal Impressions.Isaiah Berlin & Noel Annan - 1981 - Princeton University Press.
    This remarkable collection contains Isaiah Berlin's appreciations of seventeen people of unusual distinction in the intellectual or political world, sometimes both.
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  40. Three Critics of the Enlightenment: Vico, Hamann, Herder.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2014 - Princeton University Press.
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    The Life and Opinions of Moses Hess.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 267-316.
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    The Age of Enlightenment. The 18th Century Philosophers. Selected, with Introd. And Interpretive Commentary. (1. Print.).Isaiah Berlin - 1956 - Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press.
    Selected basic writings of Locke, Berkeley, Voltaire, Hume, Reid, Condillac, Hammann and others.
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    Alleged Relativism in Eighteenth-Century European Thought.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In The Crooked Timber of Humanity: Chapters in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 73-94.
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    Unfinished Dialogue.Isaiah Berlin - 2006 - Prometheus Books.
    "This volume sheds considerable light on Berlin's thinking and clarifies some of the central themes of his philosophy. After an introductory memoir, the book is divided into four sections. The first is a selection from the correspondence conducted between Berlin and Polanowska-Sygulska from 1983 to 1997. These letters are published here in their entirety for the first time. The second section comprises two interviews Berlin gave in 1991 for Polish periodicals. Next come edited transcripts of a number of conversations recorded (...)
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    Vico and the Ideal of the Enlightenment.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2013 - In Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas. Princeton University Press. pp. 151-163.
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  46. Enlightening: Letters, 1946-1960.Isaiah Berlin - 2009 - Chatto & Windus.
    'People are my landscape', Isaiah Berlin liked to say, and nowhere is the truth of this observation more evident than in his letters. He is a fascinated watcher of human beings in all their variety, and revels in describing them to his many correspondents. His letters combine ironic social comedy and a passionate concern for individual freedom. His interpretation of political events, historical and contemporary, and his views on how life should be lived, are always grounded in the personal, and (...)
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    Zwei Freiheitsbegriffe.Isaiah Berlin - 1993 - Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie 41 (4):741-776.
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  48. Freedom and its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty.Isaiah Berlin - 2002 - Princeton University Press.
    Isaiah Berlin's celebrated radio lectures on six formative anti-liberal thinkers were broadcast by the BBC in 1952. They are published here for the first time, fifty years later. They comprise one of Berlin's earliest and most convincing expositions of his views on human freedom and on the history of ideas--views that later found expression in such famous works as "Two Concepts of Liberty," and were at the heart of his lifelong work on the Enlightenment and its critics. Working with BBC (...)
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  49. Montesquieu.Isaiah Berlin - 1955 - Oxford University Press.
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    Einstein and Israel.IsaiahHG Berlin - 2014 - In Personal Impressions: Third Edition. Princeton University Press. pp. 195-210.
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