Includes bibliographical references (p. -392) and index.
|Statement||Patrick T. Murray|
|Series||Studies in German language and literature ;, v. 12|
|LC Classifications||B3086.S33 U2336 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvii, 428 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||428|
|LC Control Number||92010126|
Johann Christoph Friedrich Schiller (–) is best known for his immense influence on German literature. In his relatively short life, he authored an extraordinary series of dramas, including The Robbers, Maria Stuart, and the trilogy was also a prodigious poet, composing perhaps most famously the “Ode to Joy” featured in the culmination of Beethoven’s . It became central to the aesthetic theories of Kant and Schiller in the Critique of the Power of Judgment () and the Letters on the Aesthetic Education of Mankind (). This article will chronicle the interaction between the traditional theory of aesthetic experience as a special form of the cognition of truth and the newer theories of. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for German Literary Theory and Cultural Studies: Narrating Community after Kant: Schiller, Goethe, and Holderlin by Karin Lynn Schutjer (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! German Aesthetics provides English-speaking audiences with accessible explanations of fundamental concepts from the German tradition of philosophical aesthetics. Organized with the understanding that aesthetic concepts are often highly contested intellectual territory, and that the usage and meanings of terms often shift within historical, cultural, and .
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Maharaj's book offers consistent and intense philosophical analyses of the basic arguments shaping the aesthetic theories of Kant, Schelling, Schiller, Nietzsche, and Adorno. But Maharaj also pursues more elaborate ambitions that make its path through those arguments a compelling statement of what might be possible for this mode of self-reflection.5/5(1). Development of German Aesthetic Theory From Kant to Schiller: A Philosophical Commentary on Schiller's Aesthetic Education of Man () Murray, Patrick T. pages This book is the first in English to provide a detailed philosophical study of Schiller's major work in aesthetics, the Letters on the Aesthetic Education of Man. This book, first published in , is a systematic critical overview of German aesthetics from to the present. It begins with the work of Baumgarten and covers all the major writers on German aesthetics that follow, including Kant, Schiller, Schelling, Hegel, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Gadamer and Adorno/5(6). The Development of German Aesthetic Theory From Kant to Schiller a Philosophical Commentary on Schiller's "Aesthetic Education of Man". Patrick T. Murray - AnalyticsAuthor: Owen Ware.