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Afterword

J.G.A. Pocock and Richard Whatmore

in The Machiavellian Moment: Florentine Political Thought and the Atlantic Republican Tradition

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691172231
eISBN:
9781400883516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172231.003.0016
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This concluding chapter contains the author's reflections on the publication of this volume as well as the ideas expressed therein. It first begins with a survey of Machiavellian thought as discussed ... More


Religion, Culture, and Society

Sylvia Walsh

in Kierkegaard: Thinking Christianly in an Existential Mode

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199208357
eISBN:
9780191695728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208357.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This chapter discusses the relation of religion, culture, and society in Kierkegaard's writings. It discusses the phenomenon of leveling in the present age, the phantom of the public, the principle ... More


The Malebranchian Moment in France and the Cultural Origins of Analytical Mechanics

J.B. Shank

in Before Voltaire: The French Origins of "Newtonian" Mechanics, 1680-1715

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226509297
eISBN:
9780226509327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226509327.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter argues for the singular role of Nicolas Malebranche over and above that of Leibniz and Newton in generating analytical mechanics in France in the decades around 1700. It argues first for ... More


Augen-Blicke

Heidrun Friese

in The Moment: Time and Rupture in Modern Thought

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239567
eISBN:
9781846314179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239567.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter illustrates a reflection by Heirdun Friese regarding how a moment is related to Augen-Blicke, Austrian for ‘the blink of an eye’. Also spelled as augenblick, Friese uses the word to ... More


Kierkegaard’s Socratic Task and the Second Half of the Authorship: 1846–55

Jon Stewart

in Søren Kierkegaard: Subjectivity, Irony, & the Crisis of Modernity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198747703
eISBN:
9780191810657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747703.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Theology

The last decade of Kierkegaard’s life represents what scholars refer to as the second half of the authorship, namely, the period from 1846 after the Concluding Unscientific Postscript to ... More


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