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Going to “Alimentary” School: Brotstudium, Ludwig Feuerbach, and the Dietetics of Antisemitism

Jay Geller

in The Other Jewish Question: Identifying the Jew and Making Sense of Modernity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233618
eISBN:
9780823241781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233618.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

In her edition of Ludwig Feuerbach's Essence of Christianity, George Eliot mistranslated Feuerbach's reference to “Brotstudium,” by which he characterized theological study undertaken by Jews, as ... More


Restoring the Adam of Light

in The Serpent's Gift: Gnostic Reflections on the Study of Religion

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226453804
eISBN:
9780226453828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226453828.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This chapter turns to some of the Gnostic contours of modern critical thought. It is striking that the gnostic texts claim repeatedly that the original Adam or Human One knew more and more deeply ... More


Hegelians after Hegel

in Totalitarianism and Political Religion: An Intellectual History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804781305
eISBN:
9780804783682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781305.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

As the political, economic, and social conditions of Germany changed, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel's ideals also changed and became traditional and conservative. This chapter discusses scholars who ... More


The God that Failed: Feuerbach, Marx, and the Politics of Salvation

Dominic Erdozain

in The Soul of Doubt: The Religious Roots of Unbelief from Luther to Marx

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199844616
eISBN:
9780190267384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199844616.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores the origins of the Marxist critique of religion as “ideology” in the materialist atheism of Ludwig Feuerbach. It argues that Feuerbach’s atheist humanism, including his ... More


The Path to Schopenhauer

Eric Chafe

in The Tragic and the Ecstatic:: The Musical Revolution of Wagner’s Tristan and Isolde

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195343007
eISBN:
9780199851928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195343007.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Opera

Wagner’s indebtedness to Schopenhauer was enormous and nearly all-consuming. Yet, without wishing to deny that fact, we must recognize that much of Wagner’s understanding of art and music also ... More


The Symbolic Dimension and the Politics of Young Hegelianism

Warren Breckman

in Adventures of the Symbolic: Post-marxism and Radical Democracy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231143943
eISBN:
9780231512893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231143943.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter explores how the emerging western European left engaged Romanticism in the early nineteenth century. In particular, it examines the Left Hegelians' critique of Romantic symbol theory as ... More


Greeks, Jews, and the Death of God:: Feuerbach, Marx, Nietzsche

in Socrates and the Jews: Hellenism and Hebraism from Moses Mendelssohn to Sigmund Freud

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226472478
eISBN:
9780226472492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226472492.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

The specter of Christianity has haunted discussions about the antithesis between Greeks and Jews, from Moses Mendelssohn to Matthew Arnold. The Greek/Jew antithesis would persist in the age of the ... More


Wagner’s Philosophers

Philip Kitcher and Richard Schacht

in Finding an Ending: Reflections on Wagner’s Ring

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195183603
eISBN:
9780199850457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183603.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Opera

According to Wagner’s autobiography entitled Mein Leben, Wagner made an effort to educate himself with concepts of philosophy because earlier, he took interest in this subject. This interest became ... More


Totalitarianism and Political Religion: An Intellectual History

A. James Gregor

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804781305
eISBN:
9780804783682
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781305.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The totalitarian systems that arose in the twentieth century presented themselves as secular. Yet, as the author of this book argues, they themselves functioned as religions. The author presents an ... More


Logos and Its Others: Feeling, the Abyss, Willing, and Kritik (Schleiermacher, Schelling, Schopenhauer, Feuerbach)

John H. Smith

in Dialogues between Faith and Reason: The Death and Return of God in Modern German Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449277
eISBN:
9780801463273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449277.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the responses and alternatives of four philosophers to Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel's conception of God as spirit or Geist: Friedrich Schleiermacher, Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph ... More


The Revolt against the Bourgeois World: Ludwig Feuerbach and Karl Marx

Vittorio Hösle

in A Short History of German Philosophy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691167190
eISBN:
9781400883042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691167190.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter examines the philosophy of Karl Marx (1818–1883) and Ludwig Feuerbach (1804–1872). Marx's ideas made German philosophy the most directly powerful in historical terms. The dogmatism with ... More


Things and Ideas

Massimo Montanari

in Let the Meatballs Rest: And Other Stories About Food and Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231157339
eISBN:
9780231527880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231157339.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter discusses the philosopher Ludwig Feuerbach's adage, “Man is what he eats,” in drawing culinary associations with the larger philosophical entities of matter, form, and substance. While ... More


Nature and Other Modern Idolatries: Kosmos, Ktisis, and Chaos in Environmental Philosophy

Bruce V. Foltz

in The Noetics of Nature: Environmental Philosophy and the Holy Beauty of the Visible

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254644
eISBN:
9780823261024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254644.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Not until modernity is what the ancient Greeks called kosmos, and early Christianity called ktisis (creation), termed “nature”—just as the notion of things having a nature was abandoned. Whereas ... More


Creation Ex Nihilo: Something from Nothing

Vlatko Vedral

in Title Pages

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198815433
eISBN:
9780191917240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815433.003.0006
Subject:
Computer Science, Mathematical Theory of Computation

Every civilization in the history of humanity has had its myth of creation. Humans have a deeply rooted and seemingly insatiable desire to understand not only their own origins but also the origins ... More


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