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Benedetto Croce: Collected Works

Benedetto Croce: Collected Works

1st Edition

Various
March 27, 2019

Originally published between 1921 and 1950 the volumes in this collection showcase many of the most important philosophical, political and literary works of Benedetto Croce. The volumes Discuss key political, philosophical and aesthetic issues such as freedom and historical judgment Reveal...

Freedom: Its Meaning

Freedom: Its Meaning

1st Edition

Ruth Nanda Anshen
March 27, 2019

Originally published in 1942 this book brings together contribution from some of the finest thinkers and philosophers of the 20th century such as Boas, Croce, Einstein, Haldane, Mann, and Russell. The volume discusses the problem of Freedom from diverse points of view and offers a synthesis of...

Croce, the King and the Allies: Extracts from a diary by Benedetto Croce, July 1943 - June 1944

Croce, the King and the Allies: Extracts from a diary by Benedetto Croce, July 1943 - June 1944

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

Originally published in English in 1950 this is one of the most revealing works by one of Italy’s foremost philosophers of the 20th century, who was also a courageous and effective opponent of Fascism. Following the Allied landing at Salerno, Croce was called upon by kings, princes, generals and...

History of Europe in the Nineteenth Century

History of Europe in the Nineteenth Century

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

One of Croce’s most famous books, originally published in 1934, this volume covers the history of Europe from the end of the Napoleonic Wars until the end of the First World War. Based on a series of lectures delivered in 1931 the book discusses, among other things, religious freedoms, the concept...

My Philosophy: Essays on the Moral and Political Problems of our Time

My Philosophy: Essays on the Moral and Political Problems of our Time

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

Originally published in 1949, Croce’s essays on political, philosophic and aesthetic subjects, selected from both his earlier and later writings possess a remarkable underlying unity. The political essays which form a major part of this volume display a criticism, either direct or implied of the...

The Poetry of Dante

The Poetry of Dante

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

Originally published in 1922 and partly from periodicals this book provides a methodological introduction to the reading of Dante’s The Divine Comedy, with the aim of removing the confusion surrounding much Dantean literature and helping the reader to focus attention on the essential qualities of...

Politics and Morals

Politics and Morals

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

Originally published in 1946, this book reveals Croce’s dynamic conception of liberty, liberalism and the relation of individual morality to the State. The State which he discusses is more than a national government; it is a historical conception which takes in all ‘states’ - local and...

Goethe

Goethe

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

Croce admired Goethe partly because the latter possessed a knowledge of human nature in all its aspects but nonetheless kept his mind above and beyond political sympathies and the quarrels of nations. In this volume originally published in English in 1923, Croce distils his critical ideas about...

Ariosto, Shakespeare and Corneille

Ariosto, Shakespeare and Corneille

1st Edition

Benedetto Croce
March 27, 2019

Originally published in 1921 this volume consists of the first of Croce’s literary criticisms to be published in English and as well as a section on Shakespeare, it contains unique essays on Ariosto and Corneille which together inaugurated a new era in literary criticism. The essays are based on...

Mary Douglas: Collected Works

Mary Douglas: Collected Works

1st Edition

Professor Mary Douglas, Mary Douglas
September 05, 2002

Mary Douglas is a central figure within British social anthropology. Studying under Evans-Pritchard at Oxford immediately after the second world war, she formed part of the group of anthropologists who established social anthropology's standing in the world of scholarship. Her works, spanning the...

Bronislaw Malinowski: Collected Works

Bronislaw Malinowski: Collected Works

1st Edition


November 29, 2001

Bronislaw Malinowski (1884-1942) was one of the most important figures in the development of modern social anthropology. Among the British anthropologists repudiating so-called armchair research, Malinowski was a pioneer of fieldwork. He undertook his long-sustained fieldwork in Papua New Guinea...

The Collected Social and Political Works of William Cobbett

The Collected Social and Political Works of William Cobbett

1st Edition

Noel Thompson
January 01, 1998

This collection concentrates on Cobbett's social and political works, including selections from the Political Register for three key periods 1806-8, 1816-20 and 1830-32. The set illustrates the range and diversity of Cobbett's writings and provides easy and comprehensive access to the core of...

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