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By F. W. J. Schelling,Keith R. Peterson

ISBN-10: 0791460037

ISBN-13: 9780791460030

ISBN-10: 0791460045

ISBN-13: 9780791460047

Schelling's first systematic try to articulate an entire philosophy of nature.

Appearing right here in English for the 1st time, this can be F. W. J. Schelling’s very important record of the makes an attempt of German Idealism and Romanticism to get better a deeper courting among humanity and nature and to beat the separation among brain and subject triggered through the fashionable reductivist software. Written in 1799 and development upon his previous paintings, First define of a process of the Philosophy of Nature offers the main inclusive exposition of Schelling’s philosophy of the flora and fauna. He provides a startlingly modern version of an increasing and contracting universe; a unified idea of electrical energy, gravity magnetism, and chemical forces; and, probably most significantly, a notion of nature as a dwelling and natural whole.

Keith R. Peterson is Lecturer in Philosophy at St. Michael’s university and Champlain College.

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