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The Reith Lectures

Bertrand Russell - Authority and the Individual

Social Cohesion and Human Nature

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

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The philosopher, mathematician, and social reformer Bertrand Russell gives the inaugural Reith lectures, and in his first lecture, examines the role of impulses in human nature. Show more

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