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Schiller as Philosopher$
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Frederick Beiser

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780199282821

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: February 2006

DOI: 10.1093/019928282X.001.0001

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Early Philosophy

(p.13) 1 Early Philosophy
Schiller as Philosopher

Frederick Beiser (Contributor Webpage)

Oxford University Press

This chapter introduces Schiller’s historical context and philosophical development. While emphasizing the importance of Schiller’s early writings, it also argues that Schiller’s discovery of Kant in the 1780s marks a break with much of his earlier thinking. Metaphysical interpretations of Schiller’s thought have failed to recognize the purport of his conversion to Kant.

Keywords:   Kant, Ferguson, theosophy, skepticism, metaphysics, virtue, enlightenment, dualism, anthropology

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