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By Karl Popper,Piers Norris Turner,Jeremy Shearmur

In this long-awaited quantity, Jeremy Shearmur and Piers Norris Turner carry to mild Popper's most crucial unpublished and uncollected writings from the time of The Open Society until eventually his demise in 1994.
After The Open Society: chosen Social and Political Writings unearths the improvement of Popper's political and philosophical proposal in the course of and after the second one global conflict, from his early socialism via to the novel humanitarianism of The Open Society. The papers during this assortment, a lot of that are to be had right here for the 1st time, exhibit the readability and pertinence of Popper's considering on such issues as faith, background, Plato and Aristotle, whereas revealing a life of unwavering political dedication.
After The Open Society illuminates the concept of 1 of the 20 th century's maximum philosophers and is key studying for someone drawn to the hot process philosophy, politics, heritage and society.

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