Russian Thinkers

Russian Thinkers

by Isaiah Berlin
     
 

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The theme that links these essays--written over thirty years--is the phenomenon of the Russian intelligentsia, which Isaiah Berlin describes as 'the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world'.

Overview

The theme that links these essays--written over thirty years--is the phenomenon of the Russian intelligentsia, which Isaiah Berlin describes as 'the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140136258
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1979
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.14(w) x 7.74(h) x 0.65(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Tom Stoppard
Isaiah Berlin is an author without whom I could not have written these plays. (Tom Stoppard, in The Coast of Utopia program)

Meet the Author

Isaiah Berlin (1909–1997) was one of the twentieth century's most celebrated intellectuals and the author of many books, including Karl Marx, The Sense of Reality, and The Soviet Mind.
Henry Hardy, a fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, is one of Isaiah Berlin's literary trustees.
Aileen Kelly is a fellow of King's College, Cambridge and the author of Toward Another Shore: Russian Thinkers Between Necessity and Chance and Views from the Other Shore: Essays on Herzen, Chekhov, and Bakhtin.

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