Yearning for Form and Other Essays on Hermann Cohen s Thought

Written By Andrea Poma
Yearning for Form and Other Essays on Hermann Cohen s Thought
  • Publsiher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 20 February 2006
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
  • Pages : 410 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Yearning for Form and Other Essays on Hermann Cohen s Thought

Yearning for Form and Other Essays on Hermann Cohen s Thought
  • Author : Andrea Poma
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-02-20
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : A collection of papers, this volume deals with different aspects of Cohen's thought, ethical, political, aesthetic, and religious aspects in particular. It represents attempts to follow the ubiquitous presence of certain important themes in Cohen and their capacity for containing meanings that cannot be limited to a single philosophical sphere....

Yearning for Form and Other Essays on Hermann Cohen s Thought

Yearning for Form and Other Essays on Hermann Cohen s Thought
  • Author : Andrea Poma
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-06-29
  • Total pages : 390
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Hermann Cohen’s philosophy has now, finally, received the recognition it deserves. His thought undoubtedly has all the characteristics of a classic. It faced the great problems of philosophical tradition, with full critical awareness and at the same time, with the capacity to open up new, original routes. It represents ...

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  • Author : Robert Erlewine
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Why are religious tolerance and pluralism so difficult to achieve? Why is the often violent fundamentalist backlash against them so potent? Robert Erlewine looks to a new religion of reason for answers to these questions. Drawing on Enlightenment writers Moses Mendelssohn, Immanuel Kant, and Hermann Cohen, who placed Christianity and ...

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  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2014-10-10
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Lament, mourning, and the transmissibility of a tradition in the aftermath of destruction are prominent themes in Jewish thought. The corpus of lament literature, building upon and transforming the biblical Book of Lamentations, provides a unique lens for thinking about the relationships between destruction and renewal, mourning and remembrance, loss ...

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  • Author : Frederick C. Beiser
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2018-10-18
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : This book is the first complete intellectual biography of Hermann Cohen (1842-1918) and the only work to cover all his major philosophical and Jewish writings. Frederick C. Beiser pays special attention to all phases of Cohen's intellectual development, its breaks and its continuities, throughout seven decades. The guiding goal behind ...

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  • Author : Andrea Poma
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-24
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : This book examines the concepts behind a philosophical project on postmodernism: the social and cultural condition of our time, the age of the achieved capitalism. It proposes an original theory of postmodern humanism based on the absence of form and describes the development of philosophical thought as a musical “cadenza” ...

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  • Author : Michael L. Morgan,Peter Eli Gordon
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-06-04
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Modern Jewish philosophy emerged in the seventeenth century, with the impact of the new science and modern philosophy on thinkers who were reflecting upon the nature of Judaism and Jewish life. This collection of essays examines the work of several of the most important of these figures, from the seventeenth ...

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  • Author : Daniel H. Weiss
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06-21
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Weiss examines the style and method of Hermann Cohen's magnum opus, Religion of Reason out of the Sources of Judaism. Through philosophical and scriptural analyses, Weiss argues for a new reading of this long-misunderstood book, demonstrating Cohen's continuing significance for Jewish thought and for philosophy of religion more broadly....

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  • Author : Dana Hollander
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-17
  • Total pages : 324
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : This is the first book in English to lay out the philosophical ethics and philosophy of law of Hermann Cohen, one of the leading figures in both Neo-Kantian and Jewish philosophy....

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  • Author : Frederick C. Beiser
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2014-11-27
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Frederick C. Beiser tells the story of the emergence of neo-Kantianism from the late 1790s until the 1880s. He focuses on neo-Kantianism before official or familiar neo-Kantianism, i.e., before the formation of the various schools of neo-Kantianism in the 1880s and 1890s (which included the Marburg school, the Southwestern ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-07-27
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : With his powerful thought image of the constellation, Walter Benjamin provides a method for the core practices of the Humanities: reading, writing, and thinking. This collection of provocative essays demonstrates how thinking in constellations with Walter Benjamin leads us towards a new understanding of the critical task of the Humanities ...

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  • Author : Elliot R. Wolfson
  • Publisher : Fordham Univ Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-03
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : This book explores the co-dependency of monotheism and idolatry by examining the thought of several prominent twentieth-century Jewish philosophers—Cohen, Buber, Rosenzweig, and Levinas. While all of these thinkers were keenly aware of the pitfalls of scriptural theism, to differing degrees they each succumbed to the temptation to personify transcendence, ...

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  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2012-01-26
  • Total pages : 554
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : The lessons that we learn from the brilliance of the scholarship from Weimar Germany and its continued relevance to the contemporary scene define the spirit of the essays in this volume. Academic analysis is the beginning of institutional response to avoid reoccurrence of past political nihilism and catastrophe. This volume ...

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  • Author : Phillip Homburg
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-11-15
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Walter Benjamin and the Post-Kantian Tradition engages with Benjamin as a theorist of a historical and philosophical problematic, and demonstrates how Benjamin moves from an aspiring idealist philosopher to a politically engaged Marxist critic without abandoning the theoretical project he develops early on....

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  • Author : Aaron W. Hughes,Elliot R. Wolfson
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 9781402038778
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Summary : Breaking with strictly historical or textual perspectives, this book explores Jewish philosophy as philosophy. Often regarded as too technical for Judaic studies and too religious for philosophy departments, Jewish philosophy has had an ambiguous position in the academy. These provocative essays propose new models for the study of Jewish philosophy ...