Bertrand Russell's The Conquest of Happiness

A modern-day interpretation of a self-help classic

Bertrand Russell's The Conquest of Happiness

Tim Phillips’ brilliant interpretation of Bertrand Russell’s The Conquest of Happiness illustrates the principles of Russell’s philosophy with modern examples to enable twenty-first century readers to achieve happiness and transform their lives and the lives of those around them.

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Provides coverage of literary and historical quotations. An easy-to-use keyword index traces quotations and their authors, while the appendix material, including Catchphrases, Film Lines, Official Advice, and Political Slogans, offers further topics of interest.

100 Years of Happiness: Insights and Findings from the Experts

100 Years of Happiness: Insights and Findings from the Experts

This book sums up 100 of years of research into the study of happiness—from 19th century scientific insights on the subject to the pop psychology perspectives of modern-day America. • Concise summaries of classic debates on the meaning of happiness • An examination of cultural and individual belief systems regarding happiness

The Conquest of Politics

Liberal Philosophy in Democratic Times

The Conquest of Politics

The description for this book, The Conquest of Politics: Liberal Philosophy in Democratic Times, will be forthcoming.

The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

More than twenty thousand quotations from every era and location are combined in a comprehensive reference that also encompasses details of the earliest traceable source, birth and death dates, and career briefs for each entry, as well as a thematic and k

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations

More than five thousand quotations, that range in time from Scott's Antarctic expedition in 1912 to the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001, are gathered in a comprehensive, updated resource that evokes a fascinating picture of the social, political, cultural, and scientific highlights of modern times.