Political Ideals


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(4.4 stars; 12 reviews)

This is a book by the famous 20th century British philosopher Bertrand Russell on Political Ideals. It was written during the course of World War 1 and contains a critique on the politico economic situation of then Europe. What is interesting is that some of his beliefs are still relevant today. (Summary by Sid) (2 hr 26 min)

Chapters

Chapter I: Political Ideals 36:28 Read by Pamela Nagami
Chapter II: Capitalism and the Wage System 29:37 Read by Andrew Parker
Chapter III: Pitfalls in Socialism 26:54 Read by realisticspeakers
Chapter IV: Individual Liberty and Public Control 31:08 Read by Amelia Chesley
Chapter V: National Independence and Internationalism 22:37 Read by Scott Foster

Reviews

Thoughtful

(5 stars)

Good narration made it easier to grasp ideas and concepts

(2 stars)

very good readers. this view point is not one I could agree with. it takes away independence, liberty, and care at a local level.