In Praise of Idleness

By Bertrand Russell


Intolerance and bigotry lie at the heart of all human suffering. So claims Bertrand Russell at the outset of In Praise of Idleness, a collection of essays in which he espouses the virtues of cool reflection and free inquiry; a voice of calm in a world of maddening unreason. From a devastating critique of the ancestry of fascism to a vehement defens…


Published date: January 1, 1935
Type: Books
Genre: Philosophy

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A great book.