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The legitimacy of the modern age

Hans Blumenberg

The legitimacy of the modern age

by Hans Blumenberg

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Histoire moderne et contemporaine -- Philosophie.,
  • Civilisation -- Histoire.,
  • Civilization -- History.,
  • Civilization, Modern -- History.,
  • Philosophy, Modern -- History.,
  • Europe -- Vie intellectuelle.,
  • Europe -- Intellectual life.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHans Blumenberg ; translated by Robert M. Wallace.
    SeriesStudies in contemporary German social thought
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 677 p. ;
    Number of Pages677
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16626441M
    ISBN 100262521059

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The Legitimacy of the Modern Age book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this major work, Blumenberg takes issue with Kar /5(4).

In this major work, Blumenberg takes issue with Karl Löwith's well-known thesis that the idea of progress is a secularized version of Christian eschatology, which promises a dramatic intervention that will consummate the history of the world from outside.

Instead, Blumenberg argues, the idea of progress always implies a process at work within history, operating through an internal logic. This book defends the status of the modern age against any suggestion that somehow it may be an aberration, a condition gone awry.

The modern age, in all its seeming anti-religious tendencies fueled especially by the scientific drive for the truth, is the 'legitimate' heir to the tradition of taking The legitimacy of the modern age book to heart,"Ye shall know the Truth Cited by: BOOK REVIEWS The Legitimacy of the Modern Age.

Hans Blumcnbcrg, Studies in Contemporary Thought (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. ), xxxi + pp. Sl German In his Civilization Sir Kenneth Clark noted that one of the great tragedies of western civihsation is the failure of Germans to develop a clear prose style.

Stephens Hall # University of California, Berkeley Berkeley CA The Legitimacy of the Modern Age is included in the series Studies in Contemporary GermanSocial Thought, edited by Thomas McCarthy.

Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review5/5(1). The Legitimacy of the Modern Age (Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought) Hans Blumenberg In this book, Hans Blumenberg disputes the view that the modern idea of progress represents a secularization of religious belief in some divine intervention (the coming of the Messiah, the end of the world) which consummates human history from outside.

The Legitimacy of the Modern Age: The Lowith-Blumenberg Debate in Light of Recent Scholarship The Legitimacy of the Modern Age. By Hans Blumenberg, trans.

Thus, for the latter, to whom Blumenberg devotes the fifth chapter of the first part of The Legitimacy of the Modern Age, and whose standpoint might sometimes appear to be quite close to that of Blumenberg himself, modern secularization has had a positive effect in theology, since it has completed the task of theodicy: by bestowing upon mankind.

The Legitimacy of the Modern Age by Hans Blumenberg,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Legitimacy of the Modern Age: Hans Blumenberg: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(53). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

This book defends the status of the modern age against any suggestion that somehow it may be an aberration, a condition gone awry. The modern age, in all its seeming anti-religious tendencies fueled especially by the scientific drive for the truth, is the 'legitimate' heir to the tradition of taking literally to heart,"Ye shall know the Truth 4/5.

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27 Kelsen and Blumenberg: The Legitimacy of the Modern Age but a logical relation in the sense that the objective validity presupposes the validity of the basic norm. Kelsen and Blumenberg: The Legitimacy of the Modern Age 21 gion.2 In this book Kelsen tries to secure the legitimacy of the modern age ex negativo.

At the same time, the anthropological framing conditions for a technologized life world are here at issue. Carl Schmitt began the controversy in the afterword of his last book, which criticized Blumenberg’s Legitimacy of the Modern Age in a basic by: 4.

The issue concerning the legitimacy of the modern age was more pressing for the Europeans than for the Americans, largely because of the latter's historic distancing from Catholicism and the tradition of scholarship funded by the catholic church. Thus for the American reader the very notion that the modern age may be "illegitimate" somehow may 4/5(7).

The Legitimacy of the Modern Age 作者: Hans Blumenberg 出版社: The MIT Press 译者: Robert M. Wallace 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装帧: Paperback 丛书: Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought/10(19). Buy The Legitimacy of the Modern Age by Hans Blumenberg, Robert M Wallace (Translator) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions -. He has also written a philosophical book, a combative response to the dim Romantic suggestion more common in Germany than America, that the modern age 'as a whole' is somehow illegitimate.

—Stephen Holmes, The American Political Science Review. Reviews. Modern science buried centuries of theological : $Buy The Legitimacy of the Modern Age (Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought) New Ed by Blumenberg, Hans, Wallace, Robert M.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(5).This collection of essays argues that any valid theory of the modern should—indeed must—reckon with the medieval.

Offering a much-needed correction to theorists such as Hans Blumenberg, who in his Legitimacy of the Modern Age describes the "modern age" as a complete departure from the Middle Ages, these essays forcefully show that thinkers from Adorno to .