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With fifty eight unique essays by means of significant specialists, this spouse quantity offers the 1st survey of the entire significant figures of nineteenth- and 20th-century Continental philosophy. every one essay explains and develops the main principles of a valuable determine or circulate as they relate to such parts as paintings concept, cultural reviews, social and political conception, psychology, and the sciences. middle subject part headings contain: "The Kantian Legacy" (Kant to Hegel). "Overturning the Tradition" (Marx to Bergson). "The Phenomenological Breakthrough" (neo-Kantianism to Heidegger). "Phenomenology, Hegelianism and anti-Hegelianism in France" (Kojève to Blanchot). "Religion with no Limits of Reason" (Rosenzweig to Marcel). "Three Generations of serious Theory"(Benjamin onwards). "Hermeneutics" (Schleiermacher to Ricoeur). "Continental Political Philosophy" (Lukás to Castoriadis). "Structuralism and After" (Lévi-Strauss to Le Doeuff). Key participants contain Beiser, Pippin, Caputo, Flynn, McCarthy, Laclau, Patton, and Bennington, between others. masking the total improvement of post-Kantian Continental philosophy, this quantity serves as an important reference paintings for philosophers and people engaged within the many disciplines which are integrally relating to Continental and eu Philosophy.

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Ueber das Fundament des philosophischen Wissens (Jena: Widtmann & Mauke, 1791). Rosenkranz, Karl: Geschichte der Kant'schen Philosophie (Leipzig: Voss, 1840). ) Schulze, G. : Aenesidemus oder über die Fundamente der von em Herrn Professor Reinhold in Jena gelieferten Elementarphilosophie, ed. A. Liebert (Berlin: Reuther & Reichard, 1912). Wizenmann, Thomas: Die Resultate der Jacobischen und Mendelssohnischen Philosophie, von einem Freywilligen (Leipzig: Göschen, 1786). < previous page page_34 next page > < previous page page_35 next page > Page 35 2 Kant Robert B.

113), which recalls the argument of Paragraph 44 of Being and Time; (ii) the attempt to construe experience as "openness to the world" which recalls Heidegger's notions of Offenheit and Lichtung; (iii) the idea that human life in the world is structured environmentally (p. 115), which recalls Heidegger's idea that Welt is first and foremost an Umwelt; and (iv) the claim that language is the repository of tradition (p. 126), which recalls Heidegger's ideas about historicity. 36. I here borrow Dermot Moran's formulations in "A case for philosophical pluralism: the problem of intentionality," in Philosophy and Pluralism, p.

S. Mill and Jeremy Bentham, Utilitarianism and Other Essays [London and Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1987], pp. 177 226). In this essay, and in connection with the German influences on Coleridge, Mill speaks of "Continental philosophers" (p. 188) and "the Continental philosophy" (pp. 191 and 201). I owe this information to Jonathan Rée, who persuasively argues that the opposition between analytic and Continental philosophy is a good deal older and more native than is usually thought and might be rethought in terms of Mill's opposition between Bentham and Coleridge: that is, between the questions "Is it true?

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