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Title The crisis of reason : European thought, 1848-1914 / J.W. Burrow.
Author Burrow, J. W. (John Wyon), 1935-2009.
Publication New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2000.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 271 pages) : illustrations.
text file
Call # eBOOK
Series The Yale intellectual history of the West
Yale intellectual history of the West.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 254-263) and index.
Contents 1. The stuff of the world and the promises of science -- The new generation -- The conservation of matter and energy ; materialist reductionism -- The enigma of consciousness and the impact of evolution -- The claims of science : science as vocation -- The reaction against materialism : phenomenalism, pragmatism and pan-psychism -- 2. Social evolution and the sciences of culture -- A classified world -- Social evolution as the division of labour -- Sciences of religion and culture : France, Britain, Germany -- Social Darwinism, eugenics and race -- 3. Community and modernity -- The market and modernity -- Community : the mar, the mir and the guild -- The ethical state -- Nation and state in Germany -- Nationalism and the critique of modernity : myth and charisma -- 4. The elusive self -- The burden of freedom -- 'Character' -- The flux of experience -- The unconscious -- 5. Constructing the self -- Work of art and microcosm -- 'Decadence' and 'life' -- The calling and the deed -- 6. Immanence, revelation and transcendence -- Incarnation -- Myth and revelation -- The occult.
Note Print version record.
Subject Europe -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Europe -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Philosophy, Modern -- 19th century.
Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century.
Intellectual life. (OCoLC)fst00975769
Philosophy, Modern. (OCoLC)fst01061071
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
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Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Burrow, J. W. (John Wyon), 1935-2009. Crisis of reason 0300083904 (DLC) 99059165 (OCoLC)43118215
ISBN 9780300214642 electronic bk.
0300214642 electronic bk.

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