Justice in war-time

Justice in war-time

by Bertrand Russell
     
 

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Justice in War-time, first published in 1916, is a collection of Bertrand Russell's essays on war. He claims that humans have an instinct toward war, but that this instinct needs to be sufficiently roused in order to spark conflict. He analyzes British foreign policy during the ten years before the First World War in an effort to discover how England may have

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Justice in War-time, first published in 1916, is a collection of Bertrand Russell's essays on war. He claims that humans have an instinct toward war, but that this instinct needs to be sufficiently roused in order to spark conflict. He analyzes British foreign policy during the ten years before the First World War in an effort to discover how England may have contributed to the problem.

The essays included in this volume are:

. "An Appeal to the Intellectuals of Europe"
. "The Ethics of War"
. "War and Non-Resistance"
. "Why Nations Love War"
. "The Future of Anglo-German Rivalry"
. "Is Permanent Peace Possible?"
. "The Danger to Civilization"
. "The Entente Policy, 1904-1915. A Reply to Professor Gilbert Murray"

British philosopher and mathematician BERTRAND ARTHUR WILLIAM RUSSELL (1872-1970) won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1950. Among his many works are Why I Am Not a Christian (1927), Power: A New Social Analysis (1938), and My Philosophical Development (1959).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940018982531
Publisher:
Manchester & London : National Labour Press
Publication date:
08/29/2016
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
404 KB

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