Penguin Books, 01.01.2008 - 412 Seiten
Required reading for fans of Tom Stoppard s The Coast of Utopia the landmark investigation into Russian history and thought
Few, if any, English-language critics have written as perceptively as Isaiah Berlin about Russian thought and culture. Russian Thinkers is his unique meditation on the impact that Russia s outstanding writers and philosophers had on its culture. In addition to Tolstoy s philosophy of history, which he addresses in his most famous essay, The Hedgehog and the Fox, Berlin considers the social and political circumstances that produced such men as Herzen, Bakunin, Turgenev, Belinsky, and others of the Russian intelligentsia, who made up, as Berlin describes, the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world.
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Consequently, during the time of almost universal malaise among socialists, the
Russian left-wing movement retained its ideals and its fighting spirit. It 1 '
Konstantin Sergeevich Aksakov' (1861), H xv 9-10. See also H ix 170; M ii had
What is this goal for which you [Mazzini and the liberals and the socialists] are
seeking - is it a programme? An order? Who conceived it? To whom was the
order given? Is it something inevitable? Or not? If it is, are we simply puppets?
Are we ...
notion of the Welfare State, against, on the one hand, laissez- faire, and, on the
other, central authority, whether nationalist or socialist, whether temporary or
permanent, whether preached by List, or Mazzini, or Lassalle, or Marx. They
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - P_S_Patrick - LibraryThing
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
RUSSIAN THINKERSNutzerbericht - Kirkus
What should be done? To the question that hung over 19th-century Russia and dogs the world today, Isaiah Berlin would answer, stand firmly uncertain. Russian-born and Oxford-bred, Berlin has almost ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
Russia and 1848
The Hedgehog and the Fox 2 4
Herzen and Bakunin on Individual Liberty
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