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The Fate of Reason by Frederick C. Beiser
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bookshelves: philosophy, history, transatlantic-intellectual-field

Excellent in showing how German philosophers came to doubt the Enlightenment's guiding principle - the autonomous authority of reason - and how their attempts to salvage it served as a starting point for nineteenth-century German idealism.

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August 20, 2009 – Shelved
August 20, 2009 – Shelved as: philosophy
August 20, 2009 – Shelved as: history
August 20, 2009 – Shelved as: transatlantic-intellectual-field

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