The Persistence of Romanticism: Essays in Philosophy and Literature / Edition 1

The Persistence of Romanticism: Essays in Philosophy and Literature / Edition 1

by Richard Eldridge
     
 

This volume, first published in 2001, argues that Romantic thought remains central to both artistic work and philosophical understanding.See more details below

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This volume, first published in 2001, argues that Romantic thought remains central to both artistic work and philosophical understanding.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521804813
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/05/2001
Series:
Modern European Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction: the persistence of Romanticism; Part I. Kant and Post-Kantian Romanticism: 2. Kant, Hölderlin, and the experience of longing; 3. Kant and the value of absolute music; 4. How is the Kantian moral criticism of literature possible?; 5. Hölderlin's ethical thinking: 'the processes of the actual' in 'Heidelberg'; 6. Internal transcendentalism: Wordsworth and 'a new condition of philosophy'; Part II. Twentieth Century Philosophical Romanticisms: Wittgenstein, Cavell and the arts: 7. Hypotheses, criterial claims, and perspicuous representations: Wittgenstein's 'remarks on Frazer's The Golden Bough'; 8. How can tragedy matter for us?; 9. Althusser and ideological criticism of the arts; 10. 'A continuing task': Cavell and the truth of skepticism; 11. Plights of embodied soul: dramas of sin and salvation in Augustine and Updike; 12. Cavell and Hölderlin on human immigrancy.

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