Schleiermacher: On Religion: Speeches to its Cultured Despisers / Edition 2

Schleiermacher: On Religion: Speeches to its Cultured Despisers / Edition 2

by Friedrich Schleiermacher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521479754

ISBN-13: 9780521479752

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Schleiermacher's On Religion: Speeches to its Cultured Despisers is a classic of modern Protestant religious thought that powerfully displays the tensions between the Romantic and Enlightenment accounts of religion. This edition presents the original 1799 text in English for the first time. Richard Crouter's introduction places the work in the milieu of early

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Schleiermacher's On Religion: Speeches to its Cultured Despisers is a classic of modern Protestant religious thought that powerfully displays the tensions between the Romantic and Enlightenment accounts of religion. This edition presents the original 1799 text in English for the first time. Richard Crouter's introduction places the work in the milieu of early German Romanticism, Kant criticism, the revival of Spinoza and Plato studies, and theories of literary criticism and of the physical sciences. This fully annotated edition also contains a chronology and notes on further reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521479752
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
175
Sales rank:
296,596
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

First speech: Apology; Second speech: On the essence of religion; Third speech: On self-formation for religion; Fourth speech: On the social element in religion; or, on church and priesthood; Fifth speech: On the religions.

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