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THE EMBODIED SELF Friedrich Schleiermacher's Solution to Kant's Problem of the Empirical Self (SUNY Series in Philosophy (Paperback))

Thandeka, Thandeka

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ISBN 10: 0791425762 / ISBN 13: 9780791425763
Published by State University of New York Press, Albany, NY, 2015
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Trade PB; Near new with a hint of rubbing and scuffing to glossy wraps. Trace soil to text edges. Otherwise tight, bright, unmarked interior. ; Suny Series in Philosophy; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 158 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 66513

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Title: THE EMBODIED SELF Friedrich Schleiermacher's...

Publisher: State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

Publication Date: 2015

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:VG

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Edition: Digital reprint; First Printing.

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Schleiermacher presents a viable, systematic approach to self-consciousness that unifies thinking, feeling, and life itself--that reconfigures the whole of human experience. He presents a self capable of generating coherence amidst ethnic conflicts and the environmental crisis.

This book investigates the philosophic notion of self-consciousness found in the work of Immanuel Kant, Johann Gottlieb Fichte, Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel and Friedrich Ernst Daniel Schleiermacher. Its central focus is on Schleiermacher's Dialektik, a posthumously published series of lectures delivered in Berlin between 1811 and 1831. In these lectures, we find Schleiermacher's most detailed delineation of the two-tiered structure of feeling (Gefuhl) that established him as the father of modern Protestant theology. We also find his solution to the gap between the noumenal and empirical self in Kant's theory of self-consciousness that post-Kantian idealists attempt but failed to resolve. Schleiermacher correctly foresaw the nihilistic end to which the philosophical tradition of speculative self-consciousness would lead.

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Thandeka is Assistant Professor, Department of Religion, Williams College. The name "Thandeka" was given to her by Archbishop Desmond Tutu in 1984.

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