As a man[ change change source ] "Bertrand Russell would not have wished to be called a saint of any description; but he was a great and good man.
Feb 2, in Penrhyndeudraeth, Merioneth, Wales.
Many consider him to be the greatest philosopher of the twentieth century. John Stuart Mill was his godfather. His parents died when he was three years old. After the death of his grandfather inRussell was brought up by his grandmother, Lady Russell.
Russell was at first educated privately at home and later went to Trinity College, Cambridge, where he was a brilliant student of mathematics and philosophy. Russell obtained degrees both in mathematics and in the moral science. InRussell became acquainted with the work of the Italian mathematician Peano, which inspired him to write "The Principles of Mathematics " and later this work expanded into three volumes of Principia Mathematica in collaboration with Alfred North Whitehead.
The research, which Russell did during this period, establishes him as one of the founding fathers of modern analytical philosophy. His Principia Mathematica coauthored with A.
Whitehead, is one of the monumental works in the history of logic. Russell was elected to the Royal Society in Inafter his pacifist activities had brought him into conflict with the government, he was found guilty and fined for antiwar activities.
As a result, he was dismissed from the College but was reelected a Fellow in after returned to Trinity in Two years later Russell was convicted a second time but this time he spent six months in prison. It was while in the prison that he wrote "Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy ".
InRussell traveled in Russia. He also taught philosophy at Peking for a year. Married four times Alys Pearsall Smith, Dora Black, Patricia Spence, Edith Finch and many affairs from on, arguing for the liberation of men and women form sexual repression.
Lady Ottoline Momell became his mistress and remained his close friend and confidant until her death in Russell ran unsuccessfully for Parliament, in, and During the late 's and early s, together his second wife Dora Russell, he opened and ran an experimental school at Beacon Hill in an attempt to transform education so as to eliminate possessiveness and warlike mentality or way of thinking.
Upon the death of his brother in Russell became the third Earl Russell.
Russell went to United States in and taught there for several years at various universities. His appointment was revoked following the fury of bigots of all denominations and a judicial decision, inwhich stated that he was morally unfit to teach at the College on the grounds that his works were "lecherous, libidinous, lustful, venerous, erotomaniac, aphrodisiac, irrelevant, narrow-minded, untruthful, and bereft of moral fiber".“Bertrand Russell fights against the threatening slaughter- because he is a man who loves life.” Russell discuses three possibilities about “The Future of Mankind.”.
the future of mankind pp 34 – 44 It was marvelous to read this essay 62 years after it was written. Russell says that by the end of the 20th century one of three outcomes is likely. Bertrand Russell (Author) › Visit Amazon's Bertrand Russell Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.
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his contacts with future colleagues (ALFRED NORTH WHITEHEAD, JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES). would threaten the very existence of mankind. In , together with a number of famous people, he Bertrand Russell English version Author: Heinz-Klaus Strick.
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