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Author Eucken, Rudolf, 1846-1926.

Title The fundamental concepts of modern philosophic thought critically and historically considered / by Rudolph Eucken ; translated by M. Stuart Phelps ; and an introd. by Noah Porter
Published New York : D. Appleton, 1880
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Description 1 online resource ( xii, 304pages)
Summary "The core of Rudolf Eucken's philosophy was that the concept of life manifests its mere existence through sensual experience, activity, and in a world of relationships comprehensible to the spirit. He explained the history of the world as a blending of reason and blind necessity. Throughout the course of history, spiritual life was evolved as a new level of reality. It was not the human individual, nor the sum of individuals, who created the new order of things and relationships, but the motion of the universe. Eucken thought that his concept corresponded more to the nature of man than that of Fichte, Schelling, or Hegel who overestimated the range of the human mind. Eucken accused positivism, materialism, and naturalism of ignoring the faculties of the mind." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
Notes Translated from the German
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also issued in print
Subject Philosophy, Modern -- History.
Philosophy, Modern.
Philosophy.
Philosophy -- history.
Form Electronic book
Author Phelps, M. Stuart (Moses Stuart), translator