The theme that links these essays--written over thirty years--is the phenomenon of the Russian intelligentsia, which Isaiah Berlin describes as 'the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world'.
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echoed thirteen years later by Chernyshevsky in a characteristic hyperbole: '
There is no European country in which the vast majority of the people is not
absolutely indifferent to the rights which are the object of desire and concern only
to the ...
This wave of liberal indignation confirmed Nicholas in his conviction that, by his
example, no less than by his exertions, he had saved Europe from moral and
political ruin: his duty had at all times been plain to him; he carried it out
During the period of enforced insulation after 1 849, with Europe in the arms of
reaction, and only Herzen's plaintive voice faintly audible from afar, those socially
conscious Russian intellectuals who had survived the turmoil directed their sharp
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - P_S_Patrick - LibraryThing
In these ten essays Isiah Berlin explains the political thought and philosophy of several prominent thinkers of 19th Century Russia, while illuminating the historical context necessary for their ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
RUSSIAN THINKERSNutzerbericht - Kirkus
What should be done? To the question that hung over 19th-century Russia and dogs the world today, Isaiah Berlin would answer, stand firmly uncertain. Russian-born and Oxford-bred, Berlin has almost ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
Russia and 1848
The Hedgehog and the Fox
Herzen and Bakunin on Individual Liberty
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