The Age of German Idealism (Routledge History of Philosophy, Volume 6)

The Age of German Idealism (Routledge History of Philosophy, Volume 6)

Robert C. Solomon, Kathleen Marie Higgins


Robert C. Solomon, Kathleen Marie Higgins (eds.)

The flip of the 19th century marked a wealthy and intriguing explosion of philosophical power and skill. The enormity of the revolution trigger in philosophy through Immanuel Kant was once related, by way of Kant's personal estimation, with the Copernican Revolution that ended the center a long time. The circulation he set in movement, the fast-moving and sometimes cantankerous dialectic of `German Idealism', encouraged the most artistic philosophers nowa days: together with G.W.F. Hegel and Arthur Schopenhauer in addition to those that reacted opposed to Kant - Marx and Kierkegaard, for example.

This quantity strains the emergence of German Idealism from Kant and his predecessors in the course of the first half the 19th century, finishing with the irrationalism of Kierkegaard. It offers a huge, scholarly creation to this era for college students of philosophy and comparable disciplines, in addition to a few unique interpretations of those authors. every one bankruptcy is written by means of a unique student within the box. A word list of technical phrases including a chronological desk of philosophical, medical and different vital cultural occasions are supplied.

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