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The anti-enlightenment tradition

by Zeev Sternhell

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservatism -- Europe -- History,
  • Enlightenment,
  • Right and left (Political science),
  • Political science -- Europe -- History -- 18th century,
  • Political science -- Europe -- History -- 19th century,
  • Political science -- Europe -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementZeev Sternhell ; translated by David Maisel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC573.2.E85 S843 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23235268M
    ISBN 109780300135541, 9780300156331
    LC Control Number2009019179

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    See Zeev Sternhell, The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition, trans. David Maisel (Yale University Press, ), 2. Oswald Spengler, Man and Technics: A Contribution to .   The Enlightenment that Failed explores the growing rift between those Enlightenment trends and initiatives that appealed exclusively to elites and those aspiring to enlighten all of society by raising mankind's awareness, freedoms, and educational level generally. Jonathan I. Israel explains why the democratic and radical secularizing tendency of the Western Enlightenment, after gaining some.

    The anti-Enlightenment tradition grew to encompass wave upon wave of newcomers, eventually, in the decades around , becoming a mass movement in reaction against the democratization of society. It was especially in this ideological laboratory, Sternhell insists, that the twentieth-century European catastrophe was prepared (p. 16). In The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition, Zeev Sternhell also sees the Enlightenment as an all-or-nothing package of living truths. This premise leads, similarly, to repetitive exercises in.


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The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition Zeev Sternhell, David Maisel In this masterful work of historical scholarship, Zeev Sternhell, an internationally renowned Israeli political scientist and historian, presents a controversial new view of the fall of democracy and the rise of radical nationalism in the twentieth century.

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Read Reviews: 4. Just like in the anti-Enlightenment tradition, in fascist and new right discourse (Sternhell ; Griffin ), "the Liberals" and "the left"-in short, the Enlightenment, Universalism, and. Pinker’s book follows Isaiah Berlin and Zeev Sternhell’s argument concerning the existence of a Western anti-Enlightenment tradition.

This tradition contains diverse elements like tribalism, identity politics, the supremacy and excellence of a nation, intolerance towards other nations as well as racism and xenophobia.

EU disintegration as cultural insurrection of the anti-Enlightenment tradition. Journal of Contemporary European Studies. Ahead of Print. In Anti-Enlightenment Tradition, Sternhell provides a series of provocative and disturbing arguments to demonstrate convincingly just how fraught and intimate those linkages were.

Anti-Enlightenment Tradition represents a landmark and transformative contribution to the political history of ideas."—Richard Wolin, author of The Seduction of Brand: Yale University Press. This book is a crowning achievement of his long and distinguished career."-Susan Suleiman, author of Crisis of Memory and the Second World War -- Susan Suleiman "Everything Zeev Sternhell writes is powerful and challenging, and this book is no exception.

Anti-Enlightenment Tradition represents a landmark and transformative contribution to. The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition Book Description: In this masterful work of historical scholarship, Zeev Sternhell, an internationally renowned Israeli political scientist and historian, presents a controversial new view of the fall of democracy and the rise of radical nationalism in the twentieth century.

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Anti-Enlightenment Tradition represents a landmark and transformative contribution to the political history of ideas."—Richard Wolin, This new book is a masterly synthesis which will generate vigorous debate and open new vistas for the understanding of contemporary political thought."—Saul Friedlander.

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be the first. be the first. ratings. Help us improve this page. About this item. Details. Shipping & Returns. Q&A. Cardiff University professor Graeme Garrard claims that historian William R. Everdell was the first to situate Rousseau as the "founder of the Counter-Enlightenment" in his dissertation and in his book, Christian Apologetics in France, – The Roots of Romantic Religion.

In his article, "the Origin of the Counter-Enlightenment: Rousseau and the New Religion of Sincerity. Next he turns to the anti-Enlightenment tradition that stretches from Edmund Burke to contemporary post-modernists. In the last part of the book Shapiro examines partisans and critics of democracy from Plato's time until our own.

He concludes with an assessment of democracy's strengths and limitations as the font of political legitimacy. The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition.

Politics, Religion & Ideology: Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. Author: John Schwarzmantel. In The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition (Yale ), Israeli historian Zeev Sternhell (b. ) sees a fault line running through much of contemporary global culture: what to do about the Anglo-French Enlightenment.

By the Anglo-French Enlightenment, he means the intellectual movement initiated in 17th century Europe and that culminated in the American and French revolutions of the 18th. Get this from a library!

The anti-enlightenment tradition. [Zeev Sternhell; David Maisel] -- "In this masterful work of historical scholarship, Zeev Sternhell, an internationally renowned Israeli political scientist and historian, presents a controversial new view of the fall of democracy.

Are you an Enlightenment universalist, a brooding Romantic, or a Rorty-like Pragmatist trying to split the difference? Regardless of your answer, a new book has just come out with a very definite point of view on the question (the author is an Enlightenment universalist).

Zeev Sternhell's The Anti-Enlightenment Tradition (Yale, December ) appears to be, at least in.Zeev Sternhell (Hebrew: זאב שטרנהל ‎, born 10 April – 21 June ) was a Polish-born Israeli historian, political scientist, commentator on the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, and was one of the world's leading theorists of the phenomenon of fascism.

Sternhell headed the Department of Political Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and wrote for Haaretz.