The Early Political Writings of the German Romantics / Edition 1

The Early Political Writings of the German Romantics / Edition 1

by Frederick C. Beiser
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521449510

ISBN-13: 9780521449519

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Early Political Writings of the German Romantics contains all the essential political writings of Friedrich Schlegel, Schleiermacher and Novalis during the formative period of romantic thought (1797 to 1803). The early romantics had an ambition still relevant today: to find a middle path between conservatism and liberalism, between a community ethic and

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The Early Political Writings of the German Romantics contains all the essential political writings of Friedrich Schlegel, Schleiermacher and Novalis during the formative period of romantic thought (1797 to 1803). The early romantics had an ambition still relevant today: to find a middle path between conservatism and liberalism, between a community ethic and individual freedom. Frederick Beiser's edition comprises all kinds of texts, from essays to jottings from notebooks. All have been translated anew, many for the first time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521449519
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

1. Anon., The Oldest Systematic Programme of German Idealism; 2. Novalis, Pollen; 3. Novalis, Faith and Love; 4. Novalis, Political Aphorisms; 5. Novalis, Christianity or Europe; 6. Friedrich Schlegel, Essay on the Concept of Republicanism; 7. Schlegel, Athenaeum Fragments (excerpts); 8. Schlegel, Ideas; 9. Schlegel, Lectures on Transcendental Philosophy; 10. Schlegel, Fragments from the Philosophical Apprenticeship; 11. Schleiermacher, Monologues II & III.

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