The Routledge Companion to Nineteenth Century Philosophy [NOOK Book]


The nineteenth century is one of the most important periods in the history of philosophy, and crucial in shaping the intellectual landscape of the twentieth century. The Routledge Companion to Nineteenth Century Philosophy is an outstanding survey and assessment of the century as a whole.

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The Routledge Companion to Nineteenth Century Philosophy

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The nineteenth century is one of the most important periods in the history of philosophy, and crucial in shaping the intellectual landscape of the twentieth century. The Routledge Companion to Nineteenth Century Philosophy is an outstanding survey and assessment of the century as a whole.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780203856581
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 3/23/2010
  • Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 960
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Dean Moyar is Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. His essays have appeared in (among others) the Journal of Moral Philosophy and Hegel-Studien. He is the co-editor (with Michael Quante) of Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit: A Critical Guide (2007) and the author of Hegel’s Conscience (2010).

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Table of Contents

Introduction Dean Moyar Part 1: German Idealism 1. Self-Consciousness, System, Dialectic Scott Jenkins 2. Epistemology in German Idealism Dietmar Heidemann 3. The Philosophy of Nature of Kant Schelling and Hegel Dieter Wandschneider 4. The Moral Theory of German Idealism Allen Wood 5. The Political Theory of Kant, Fichte and Hegel Dean Moyar 6. The Aesthetics of Schelling and Hegel Rachel Zuckert Part 2: Philosophy as Political Action 7. After Hegel: The Actualization of Philosophy in Practice Michael Quante 8. Karl Marx Tony Smith 9. Tocqueville, Social Science, and Democracy Jon Elster Part 3: Rethinking the Subject 10. Early German Romanticism: the Challenge of Philosophizing Jane Kneller 11. Schopenhauer David Wellbery 12. Kierkegaard and German Idealism Merold Westphal 13. Nietzsche Ken Gemes and Chris Sykes 14. Bergson Keith Ansell-Pearson Part 4: Engaging Naturalism 15. Comte’s Positivist Dream, Our Post-Positivist Burden Robert Scharff 16. Darwin’s Philosophical Impact Richard Richards 17. The Philosophy of Race in the Nineteenth Century Robert Bernasconi 18. Psychology and Philosophy Gary Hatfield 19. Dilthey and the Neo-Kantians: The Dispute Over the Status of the Human and Cultural Sciences Rudolph Makkreel and Sebastian Luft Part 5: Utilitarianism and British Idealism 20. Mill: Logic and Metaphysics Fred Wilson 21. Mill’s Consequentialism Phillip Kitcher 22. British Idealism: Theoretical Philosophy Stewart Candlish 23. The British Idealists: Practical Philosophy and Social Responsibility David Boucher Part 6: American Pragmatism and Idealism 24. C.S. Peirce Vincent Colapietro 25. William James Robert Burch 26. Josiah Royce David Schweikard Part 7: New Directions in Philosophy of Mind and Logic 27. Post-Kantian Logical Radicalism Stephan Käufer 28. Franz Brentano Peter Simons 29. Gottlob Frege Kevin Klement 30. Edmund Husserl Christian Beyer. Index

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