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Crisis of Reason

European Thought, 1848-1914


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Crisis of Reason by J.W. Burrow

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An exploration of the history of ideas in Europe from the revolutions of 1848 to the beginning of World War I. Historian J.W. Burrow populates his book with the great thinkers of the age - among them Mill, Bakunin, Nietzsche, Proust, Flaubert, Wagner and Wilde -and examines the impact on European intellectual life of such powerful scientific and social concepts as social Darwinism and the unconscious mind.

Author Biography

J. W. Burrow was, until his recent retirement, professor of European thought at Oxford University.
Release date NZ
August 2nd, 2002
Country of Publication
United States
b 29 Illustrations, unspecified
Yale University Press
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