Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Practical Knowledge Of The Soul” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Practical Knowledge Of...
Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Practical Knowledge Of The Soul

3.60  ·  Rating details ·  5 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Published (first published August 1st 2013)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Practical Knowledge Of The Soul, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Practical Knowledge Of The Soul

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-19
Average rating 3.60  · 
Rating details
 ·  5 ratings  ·  2 reviews

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of Practical Knowledge Of The Soul
Lucas Dorminy
Aug 17, 2020 rated it liked it
This was a difficult read for me. I cannot say that I fully understand every sentence that I read, but in the closing chapters you got a real sense of the previous arguments coming together. It is a work you must be patient through.

He argues for a third way of understanding the human soul which is grammatical in nature - as opposed to Psychology proper and occultism. Like every Rosenstock-Huessy work, Speech takes the lead in understanding the world and the human soul. He discusses how societie
Dec 15, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Tough but a goldmine of insight into RH's understanding of the soul, as well as the spirit and body of humanity. ...more
rated it really liked it
Nov 04, 2019
rated it liked it
Sep 06, 2013
Jeff Fowler
rated it liked it
May 19, 2015
Adam Ross
marked it as to-read
Sep 26, 2010
Heather Denigan
marked it as to-read
Aug 27, 2011
marked it as to-read
Jan 31, 2016
marked it as to-read
May 22, 2018
Vinnie Santini
marked it as to-read
May 17, 2019
Elizabeth Potter
marked it as to-read
Dec 15, 2020
marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2021
Uģis Sildegs
marked it as to-read
Jun 24, 2016
marked it as to-read
Jun 25, 2016
marked it as to-read
Feb 07, 2017
is currently reading it
Mar 14, 2020
Daniel R.
is currently reading it
Apr 20, 2020
marked it as to-read
Feb 06, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • An Essay on Man
  • The Natural History of Religion
  • Euthydemus
  • The Trumpet of the Swan
  • Prince Caspian (Chronicles of Narnia, #2)
  • Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion
  • Returning to Reality: Christian Platonism for Our Times
  • The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
  • Candide
  • دعوة للفلسفة
  • A Severe Mercy: A Story of Faith, Tragedy and Triumph
  • The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race and Identity
  • Orthodoxy
  • Phantastes
  • Stuart Little
  • The Winter of Our Discontent
  • Exhortation to the Heathen (Protrepticus)
See similar books…
Eugen Rosenstock-Hüssy (July 6, 1888 – February 24, 1973) was a historian and social philosopher, whose work spanned the disciplines of history, theology, sociology, linguistics and beyond. Born in Berlin, Germany into a non-observant Jewish family, the son of a prosperous banker, he converted to Christianity in his late teens, and thereafter the interpretation and reinterpretation of Christianity ...more

News & Interviews

  Here at Goodreads, we've noticed that a funny thing tends to happen when we start talking about audiobooks: The same few titles get...
19 likes · 5 comments