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Classic and Romantic German Aesthetics (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)

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This volume brings together major works by German thinkers who were extremely influential in the crucial period of aesthetics prior to and after Kant. It includes the first translation into English of Schiller's Kallias Letters and Moritz's on the Artistic Imitation of the Beautiful, and new translations of some of Hölderlin's most important theoretical writings and works by Hamann, Lessing, Novalis and Schlegel. The volume features an introduction in which J.M. Bernstein places the works in their historical and philosophical context.

Synopsis:

This volume brings together major works by German thinkers, writing just prior to and after Kant, who were enormously influential in this crucial period of aesthetics. They include the first translation into English of Schiller's Kallias Letters and Moritz's On the Artistic Imitation of the Beautiful, and new translations of some of Hölderlin's most important theoretical writings and works by Hamann, Lessing, Novalis and Schlegel. The volume also offers an introduction in which J. M. Bernstein places the works in their historical and philosophical context.

Synopsis:

This volume offers new translations of major works of classic and romantic German aesthetics.

About the Author

J. M. Bernstein is Professor of Philosophy at the New School University, New York.

Table of Contents

Hamann: Aesthetica in nuce; Lessing: Laöcoon; Moritz: On the Artistic Imitation of the Beautiful; Schiller: Kallias Letters; Hölderlin: Oldest Program for a System of German Idealism; Letter to Hegel; Being Judgement Possibility; The Significance of Tragedy; Remarks on Oedipus; Novalis: From Miscellaneous Remarks; Monologue; Dialogues; On Goethe; Studies in the Visual Arts; Schlegel: From 'Critical Fragments'; From 'Athenaeum Fragments'; From 'Ideas'; On Goethe's Meister; Letter about the Novel; On Incomprehensibility.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521001113
Editor:
Bernstein, Jay
Editor:
Bernstein, J. M.
Editor:
Bernstein, Jay
Editor:
Bernstein, J. M.
Editor:
Clarke, Desmond M.
Author:
Bernstein, J. M.
Author:
Clarke, Desmond M.
Author:
Ameriks, Karl
Author:
Bernstein, Jay
Editor:
Clarke, Desmond M.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
General
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Aesthetics
Subject:
Aesthetics, german
Subject:
Arts, Classical.
Subject:
General Philosophy
Subject:
Arts, Classical - Aesthetics
Subject:
Philosophy-Aesthetics
Subject:
Political
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy
Series Volume:
107-201.
Publication Date:
20021231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , This volume brings together major works by German thinkers, writing just prior to and after Kant, who were enormously influential in this crucial period of aesthetics. They include the first translation into English of Schiller's Kallias Letters and Moritz's On the Artistic Imitation of the Beautiful, and new translations of some of Hölderlin's most important theoretical writings and works by Hamann, Lessing, Novalis and Schlegel. The volume also offers an introduction in which J. M. Bernstein places the works in their historical and philosophical context.
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