Continental Idealism: Leibniz to Nietzsche by Paul Redding

By Paul Redding

Standard debts of nineteenth-century German philosophy usually start with Kant and determine philosophers after him in gentle in their responses to Kantian idealism. In Continental Idealism, Paul Redding argues that the tale of German idealism starts with Leibniz.

Redding starts off by way of reading Leibniz's dispute with Newton over the character of house, time and God, and stresses the best way Leibniz integrated Platonic and Aristotelian parts in his specific model of idealism. Redding exhibits how Kant's interpretation of Leibniz's perspectives of area and time hence formed his personal 'transcendental' model of idealism. faraway from finishing right here, in spite of the fact that, Redding argues that post-Kantian idealists resembling Fichte, Schelling and Hegel at the one hand and metaphysical sceptics similar to Schopenhauer and Nietzsche at the different persevered to combat with a kind of idealism eventually derived from Leibniz.

Continental Idealism deals not just a brand new photo of 1 of crucial philosophical pursuits within the background of philosophy, but in addition a helpful and transparent creation to the origins of Continental and ecu philosophy.

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