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Spinoza"s Modernity

Mendelssohn, Lessing, and Heine (Studies in German Jewish Cultural Hist)

by Willi Goetschel

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Western philosophy, c 1600 to c 1800,
  • Philosophy,
  • Europe,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • Philosophy / Religious,
  • History & Surveys - General,
  • 1632-1677,
  • 1729-1786,
  • Enlightenment,
  • Influence,
  • Mendelssohn, Moses,,
  • Philosophy, Jewish,
  • Spinoza, Benedictus de,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10317163M
    ISBN 100299190803
    ISBN 109780299190804

      Spinoza's Book of Life: Freedom and Redemption in the Ethics Hardcover – 28 Nov. Affirming Spinoza's centrality for both critics and defenders of modernity, the book should be of value to students of political theory, philosophy and intellectual : Steven B Smith. Baruch Spinoza (), is a Dutch philosopher and has written the following works: Spinoza, rejecting any divine transcendence, identifies and merges God and the nature. The intellectual love of wisdom is the true God, who is the immanent reality. The Ethics (Spinoza’s main work), is exposed as is a treatise on geometry: from definitions.

    Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making of Modernity , Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and the Emancipation of Man , Democratic Enlightenment: Philosophy, Revolution, and Human Rights, Steven Nadler's new study, "A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Scandalous Treatise and the Birth of the /5(95). This is the first book to bring together the major essays and lectures of Leo Strauss in the field of modern Jewish thought. It contains some of his most famous published writings, as well as significant writings which were previously unpublished. Spanning almost 30 years of continuously deepening reflection, the book presents the full range of Strauss's contributions as a modern Jewish.

      Conflict, Power and Multitude in Machiavelli and Spinoza explores Spinozas political philosophy by confronting it with that of Niccolò Machiavelli. Filippo Del Lucchese conducts a study of the relationship between Machiavelli and Spinoza from a perspective %(). Spinozism (also spelled Spinozaism) is the monist philosophical system of Baruch Spinoza that defines "God" as a singular self-subsistent Substance, with both matter and thought being attributes of such.. In a letter to Henry Oldenburg, Spinoza wrote: "as to the view of certain people that I identify god with nature (taken as a kind of mass or corporeal matter), they are quite mistaken".


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Excommunicated by his Jewish community, Spinoza was a Cited by: 5. When it appeared inBaruch Spinoza's Theological-Political Treatise was denounced as the most dangerous book ever published--"godless," "full of abominations," "a book forged in hell by the devil himself." Religious and secular authorities saw it as a threat to faith, social and political harmony, and everyday morality, and its author was almost universally regarded as a religious Cited by: Spinozas Modernity book Modernity is a major, original work of intellectual history that reassesses the philosophical project of Baruch Spinoza, uncovers his influence on later thinkers, and demonstrates how that crucial influence on Moses Mendelssohn, G.

Lessing, and Heinrich Heine shaped the development of modern critical unicated by his Jewish community, Spinoza was a controversial Author: Willi Goetschel.

Most readers of Spinoza treat him as a pure metaphysician, a grim determinist, or a Spinozas Modernity book moralist, but none of these descriptions captures the author of the Ethics, argues Steven B.

Smith in this intriguing ng a new reading of Spinoza’s masterpiece, Smith asserts that the Ethics is a celebration of human freedom and its attendant joys and responsibilities and should be placed. Spinoza’s Modernity is a major, original work of intellectual history that reassesses the philosophical project of Baruch Spinoza, uncovers his influence on later thinkers, and demonstrates how that crucial influence on Moses Mendelssohn, G.

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Studies in German Jewish Cultural History and Literature Series. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, Reviewer Jonathan R. Seiling, University of Toronto. Get this from a library. Spinoza's modernity: Mendelssohn, Lessing, and Heine.

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Spinoza (; second edition ; third edition ) is a book about Baruch Spinoza by the English philosopher Stuart Hampshire, in which the author introduces Spinoza's philosophy, comparing Spinoza's views to those of other philosophers such as René Descartes and Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, as well as to those of Sigmund Freud, the founder of : Stuart Hampshire.

Smith's book treats the famous "geometrical method" of the Ethics as a form of moral rhetoric, a model for the construction of individuality.

It also presents the Ethics as a companion to Spinoza's major work of political philosophy, the Theologico-Political Treatise, each work helping to. Rebecca Goldstein. Betraying Spinoza: The Renegade Jew Who Gave Us Modernity.

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Most readers of Spinoza treat him as a pure metaphysician, a grim determinist or a stoic moralist, but none of these descriptions captures the author of the "Ethics", argues Steven Smith in this book. Offering a new reading of Spinoza's masterpiece, Smith asserts that the "Ethics" is a celebration of human freedom and its attendant joys and responsibilities and should be.

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Smith in this intriguing ng a new reading of Spinoza’s masterpiece, Smith asserts that the Ethics is a celebration of human freedom and its attendant joys and responsibilities and should be placed. Spinoza’s anti-modernity “This Love toward God cannot be tainted by an affect of Envy or Jealousy: instead, the more men we imagine to be joined to God by the same bond of Love, the more it is encouraged.”31 Thus an additional ele­ment is added to the definition of Spinoza’s anti-modernity.

Spinoza's Book of Life: Freedom and Redemption in the Ethics. By Steven B. Smith. New Haven: Yale University Press, p. $ Steven Smith's book is not only an approachable and engaging interpretation of one of the most difficult philosophical works—Spinoza's Ethics —but an exemplary manifestation of philosophical exegesis.

It gracefully positions Spinoza within the ongoing Cited by: Smith, Steven B. Spinoza’s Book of Life: Freedom and Redemption in the Haven: Yale University Press, From the Publisher: “Most readers of Spinoza treat him as a pure metaphysician, a grim determinist or a stoic moralist, but none of these descriptions captures the author of the “Ethics”, argues Steven Smith in this book.

Betraying Spinoza: The Renegade Jew Who Gave us Modernity. Now available in paperback: Click Here to Order Hardback: Click Here to Order. Winner of the Koret International Jewish Book Award in Jewish Thought. See the video. Click here. From the jacket. Book Description: Most readers of Spinoza treat him as a pure metaphysician, a grim determinist, or a stoic moralist, but none of these descriptions captures the author of theEthics,argues Steven B.

Smith in this intriguing ng a new reading of Spinoza's masterpiece, Smith asserts that the Ethics is a celebration of human freedom and its attendant joys and responsibilities and should.

Most readers of Spinoza treat him as a pure metaphysician, a grim determinist, or a stoic moralist, but none of these descriptions captures the author of the Ethics, argues Steven B.

Smith in this intriguing ng a new reading of Spinozas masterpiece, Smith asserts that the Ethics is a celebration of human freedom and its attendant joys and responsibilities and/5.“While Spinoza did not condemn marriage, he rejected it for himself, perhaps fearing the ‘ill temper of a woman’, and in any case recognizing in matrimony a threat to his scholarly interests.” ― Roger Scruton, Spinoza: A Very Short Introduction.A lively beginning: Rebecca Goldstein recounts over some thirty pages how a very orthodox teacher at her orthodox girls’ school in New York justified to her class the excommunication of Spinoza – partly for teaching, tantamount to atheism, that God and Nature are one, and partly because he was the originator of “modernity”, the departure from orthodox Judaism/5(73).