The origins of early German Romanticism and the philosophical contributions of the movement’s so much vital philosopher.
This ebook addresses the philosophical reception of early German Romanticism and gives the 1st in-depth research in English of the movement’s most vital thinker, Friedrich Schlegel, proposing his philosophy opposed to the heritage of the controversies that formed its emergence. Elizabeth Millán-Zaibert starts through distinguishing early German Romanticism from classical German Idealism, less than which it has all too frequently been subsumed, after which explores Schlegel’s romantic philosophy (and his rejection of first ideas) through exhibiting how he spoke back to 3 relevant figures of the post-Kantian interval in Germany—Jacobi, Reinhold, and Fichte—as good as to Kant himself. She concludes with a entire critique of the classy and epistemological effects of Schlegel’s proposal, with particular cognizance paid to his use of irony.
“…this e-book is an invaluable adjunct to the paintings of [Frederick] Beiser, [Andrew] Bowie and [Manfred] Frank.” — Philosophy in Review
“…Millán-Zaibert makes an important and confident contribution to the growing to be record of up to date scholarship within the quarter of early German romantic philosophy … [she] does a great task of attractive Schlegel’s concept within the context of Kant, Spinoza, Fichte, Hegel, and different heavyweight philosophers.” — Kinesis
“…[an] vital book.” — CHOICE
“Millán-Zaibert makes a resounding argument that Schlegel has a really good and correct philosophical place, and that it's been as a rule misunderstood and underappreciated. i think every person operating within the box may be indebted to this quantity and should paintings with it regularly.” — Karl Ameriks, coeditor of The smooth topic: Conceptions of the Self in Classical German Philosophy