Russian Thinkers, Band 7
Viking Press, 1978 - 312 Seiten
The theme that links these essays--written over thirty years--is the phenomenon of the Russian intelligentsia, which Isaiah Berlin describes as 'the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world'.
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upon Tolstoy of his romantic and conservative Slavophil contemporaries. He was
close to some among them, particularly to Pogodin and Samarin, in the mid-6os
when he was writing War and Peace, and certainly shared their antagonism to ...
As for the glorification of the meek and pious peasant - the holy fool touched with
grace -Belinsky, who, unlike the Slavophils, was by birth not a nobleman or a
gentleman, but the son of a sodden small-town doctor, looked on agriculture not
With these ideas it is not surprising to find that Tolstoy was personally happier
among the Slavophil reactionaries. He rejected their ideas; but at least they
seemed to him to have some contact with reality-the land, the peasants,
traditional ways ...
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In these ten essays Isiah Berlin explains the political thought and philosophy of several prominent thinkers of 19th Century Russia, while illuminating the historical context necessary for their ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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It should be noted first that Isaiah Berlin knew his material backwards and forwards; the book bears the mark of exhaustive study. Russian Thinkers is a collection of essays on Russian luminaries ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
Russia and 1848
The Hedgehog and the Fox
Herzen and Bakunin on Individual Liberty
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