Power. A New Social Analysis.

RUSSELL Bertrand (1938.)

£500.00  [First Edition]

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First edition. 8vo. 328 pp. Original blue buckram, spine lettered in gilt, top edge in blue, fore edge untrimmed, reversible dust jacket printed on one side in red, the other in black and blue (faint partial offsetting to endpapers, contemporary ownership inscription to front free endpaper; slight lean to spine, jacket slightly edge worn, spine panel darkened with a few minor abrasions, a very good copy overall with the remarkably scarce jacket). London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 

 Russell's analysis of the concept of power in which he argued that 'power, rather than wealth, should be the basic concept in social theory, and that social justice should consist in equalisation of power to the greatest practicable degree' (Russell, Autobiography).

Stock Code: 235069

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