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The Cambridge Companion to German Idealism

The Cambridge Companion to German Idealism

by Karl Ameriks
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521656958

ISBN-13: 9780521656955

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Cambridge Companion to German Idealism offers a comprehensive, penetrating, and informative guide to what is regarded as the classical period of German philosophy. The essays in the volume trace and explore the unifying themes of German Idealism, and discuss their relationship to Romanticism, the Enlightenment, and the culture of seventeenth- and

Overview

The Cambridge Companion to German Idealism offers a comprehensive, penetrating, and informative guide to what is regarded as the classical period of German philosophy. The essays in the volume trace and explore the unifying themes of German Idealism, and discuss their relationship to Romanticism, the Enlightenment, and the culture of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe. The result is an illuminating overview of a rich and complex philosophical movement that will appeal to a wide range of readers in philosophy, German studies, theology, literature, and the history of ideas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521656955
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
324
Sales rank:
1,181,862
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

List of contributors; Introduction: interpreting German Idealism Karl Ameriks; 1. The Enlightenment and Idealism Frederick Beiser; 2. Absolute Idealism and the rejection of Kantian dualism Paul Guyer; 3. Kant's practical philosophy Allen Wood; 4. The aesthetic holism of Hamann, Herder and Schiller Daniel Dahlstrom; 5. All or nothing: systematicity and nihilism in Jacobi, Reinhold and Maimon Paul Franks; 6. The early philosophy of Fichte and Schelling Rolf Peter Horstmann; 7. Hölderlin and Novalis Charles Larmore; 8. Hegel's Phenomenology and Logic: an overview Terry Pinkard; 9. Hegel's practical philosophy: the realization of freedom Robert Pippin; 10. German realism: the self-limitation of Idealism in Fichte, Schelling, and Schopenhauer Günter Zöller; 11. Politics and the new mythology: the turn to late Romanticism Dieter Sturma; 12. German Idealism and the arts Andrew Bowie; 13. The legacy of Idealism in the philosophy of Feuerbach, Marx and Kierkegaard Karl Ameriks; Bibliography; Index.

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