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Published: 06 October 2016

256 Pages | black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198785491

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Einstein and Twentieth-Century Politics

'A Salutary Moral Influence'

Richard Crockatt

  • The first comprehensive study of Einstein's political views on issues such as pacifism, Zionism, control of nuclear weapons, world government, freedom, and racial equality
  • Places Einstein alongside other global intellectuals, like Gandhi, Albert Schweitzer, and Bertrand Russell
  • Addresses the nature of Einstein's influence in the field of politics
  • Helps to make sense of the relationship between Einstein's very private self and his public activity
  • Explores the relationship between moral values and politics