A classic collection of Bertrand Russellís more controversial works, reaffirming his staunch liberal values, Unpopular Essays is one of Russellís most characteristic and self-revealing books. Written to "combat... the growth in Dogmatism", on first publication in 1950 it met with critical acclaim and a wide readership and has since become one of his most accessible and popular books.
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Review: Unpopular EssaysUser Review - Kane - Goodreads
I liked reading these essays, but a lot of it felt like standard humanism, which didn't strike me as all that provocative. Maybe I was expecting a few more bombs to be thrown here. I liked when he ... Read full review
Review: Unpopular EssaysUser Review - Andrew Macfarlane - Goodreads
About as perfect a collection of essays as one could hope for. Laser-guided thinking, and whilst it shows its age in a few places, still makes you lament at the state of modern life, thinking and politics. Read full review