Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: historical determinism x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

War and Peace from the Military Point of View

Donna Tussing Orwin

in Tolstoy On War: Narrative Art and Historical Truth in “War and Peace”

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801448980
eISBN:
9780801465895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801448980.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter evaluates the reactions of military personnel towards War and Peace on its publication in the nineteenth-century. While praising Leo Tolstoy's unrivaled understanding of the psychology ... More


Prologue: Beyond Autonomy

Karol Berger

in Beyond Reason: Wagner contra Nietzsche

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520292758
eISBN:
9780520966130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292758.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera

The music-dramatic core of the book is framed by sections designed to place Wagner’s late works within the context of the political and ethical ideas of his time. The Prologue offers a genealogy of ... More


Democratic Historicism

Eric Heinze

in Hate Speech and Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198759027
eISBN:
9780191818806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198759027.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Hate speech debates within comparative law and politics have been structured by a misleadingly determinist dichotomy between the US and other democracies, which ends up explaining little about free ... More


Exile: Voiceless in Cannes

Arthur Kaledin

in Tocqueville and His America: A Darker Horizon

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300119312
eISBN:
9780300176209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300119312.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Alexis de Tocqueville spent the last decade of his life in a kind of haunted internal exile in his own country. Louis Napoleon's coup of December 2, 1851 abruptly ended his political career and his ... More


Hegel and Ideology

Judith N. Shklar

Samantha Ashenden and Andreas Hess (eds)

in On Political Obligation

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780300214994
eISBN:
9780300245417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300214994.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

For Shklar, Hegel prepares the philosophical and theoretical ground for modern ideologies by focusing on the (not always happy) development of the mind in the context of what he regards as historical ... More


Conclusion

Eric Heinze

in Hate Speech and Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198759027
eISBN:
9780191818806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198759027.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The LSPD model allows us to clarify the chief concerns of the hate speech debates through a series of common concerns, and the responses it supplies. Advocates of bans have long proffered a series of ... More


View: