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European romanticism

Stephen Prickett

European romanticism

a reader

by Stephen Prickett

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Published by Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Translations into English,
  • European Authors,
  • Romanticism,
  • European prose literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementgeneral editor, Stephen Prickett ; editor, Simon Haines
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN750.5 .E95 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 1032 p. ;
    Number of Pages1032
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25161628M
    ISBN 101441117644
    ISBN 109781441117649
    LC Control Number2010549301
    OCLC/WorldCa466343692

    As the nineteenth century began, western Europe was swept by one of the great cultural shifts of the modern era: the Romantic movement. Warren Breckman's volume examines the history of Romanticism as a political, literary, and philosophical movement that exerted a significant influence on modern attitudes toward art, science, and religion. TThe Oxford Handbook to European Romanticism brings together leading scholars in the field to examine the intellectual, literary, philosophical, and political elements of European Romanticism. The book focuses on the cultural history of the period extending from .

    Summary of Romanticism. At the end of the 18 th century and well into the 19 th, Romanticism quickly spread throughout Europe and the United States to challenge the rational ideal held so tightly during the artists emphasized that sense and emotions - not simply reason and order - were equally important means of understanding and experiencing the world.   Start with these 13 romance novels that are all great reads and deserving of a spot on every woman’s bucket list of books. If you love these, don’t worry — there’s plenty more to love.

    romanticism, term loosely applied to literary and artistic movements of the late 18th and 19th cent. Characteristics of Romanticism Resulting in part from the libertarian and egalitarian ideals of the French Revolution, the romantic movements had in common only a revolt against the prescribed rules of basic aims of romanticism were various: a return to nature and to belief in. Romanticism was always culturally diverse. Though English-language anthologies have previously tended to see Romanticism as predominantly British, the term itself actually originated in Germany, where it became the banner of a Europe-wide movement involving the profound intellectual and aesthetic changes which we now associate with modernity.


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As the nineteenth century began, western Europe was swept by one of the great cultural shifts of the modern era: the Romantic movement. Warren Breckman's volume examines the history of Romanticism as a political, literary, and philosophical movement that exerted a significant influence on modern attitudes toward art, science, and by: 6.

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He received his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland and is currently professor of German at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has published several workds on German literature and European romanticism.

His most recent books include Byron und der europäische Byronismus and Goethe und di eeuropäischRomantik. As the nineteenth century began, western Europe was swept by one of the great cultural shifts of the modern era: the Romantic movement.

Warren Breckman's volume examines the history of Romanticism as a European romanticism book, literary, and philosophical movement that exerted a significant influence on modern attitudes toward art, science, and religion/5(26).

European Romanticism: A Brief History with Documents and millions of other books are available for Amazon : Warren Breckman. Stages of European Romanticism: European romanticism book Synchronicity Across the Arts, Hardcover – Octo by Professor Emeritus of German and Author: Theodore Ziolkowski.

"European Romanticism: Self-definition" is an interesting book to envisage Romanticism of the 19th century, as a literary movement, through the "eyes" of the Romantic writers who were involved in the movement.

This Anthology compiles essays, prefaces to books, and contributes to Romanticism written by Romantic writers.2/5. Addresses common themes that cross national borders, such as orientalism, Napoleon, night, This companion is the first book of its kind to focus on the whole of European Romanticism.

Describes the way in which the Romantic Movement swept across Europe in /5. Book description Employs an innovative approach by "stages" to offer a unified vision of European Romanticism over the half-century of its growth and decline.

What, and when, is British Romanticism, if seen not in island isolation but cosmopolitan integration with European Romantic literature, history and culture.

The essays here range from poetry and the novel to science writing, philosophy, visual art, opera and melodrama; from France and. About European Romanticism.

Romanticism was always culturally diverse. Though English-language anthologies have previously tended to see Romanticism as predominantly British, the term itself actually originated in Germany, where it became the banner of a Europe-wide movement involving the profound intellectual and aesthetic changes which we now associate with modernity.

Romanticism can be construed as an opposite to "classicism," drawing on Rousseau's notion of the goodness of the natural. Romanticism holds that pure logic is insufficient to answer all questions. Despite a founding French influence, Romanticism was most widespread in Germany and England, largely as a reaction to the French Enlightenment.

"The complexity and range of European Romanticism cannot be conveyed to students by assigning only one or two texts; at the same time, students need a clear and confident guide if they are not going to become lost in a maze of texts and interpretations.

Breckman’s book meets these competing demands. As the nineteenth century began, western Europe was swept by one of the great cultural shifts of the modern era: the Romantic movement. Warren Breckman's volume examines the history of Romanticism 5/5(1). Book Description.

First published in This collection of carefully selected extracts from primary texts seeks to show what the Romantics themselves held Romanticism to be. The movement is thus defined in terms of the writers’ own views of their art both in general principle and in practical terms. "The introductory essay is superb, the best short introduction to Romanticism I know.

It is comprehensive, covering both the wide range of spheres that Romanticism affected--literature, philosophy, art, music, politics, nationalism--and the broad spectrum of European countries in which it was an influential cultural Edition: New Edition, Replaces ISBN: Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe towards the end of the 18th century, and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from to Romanticism was characterized by its emphasis on emotion and individualism as well as glorification of all the past and nature, preferring the.

This companion is the first book of its kind to focus on the whole of European Romanticism. Describes the way in which the Romantic Movement swept across Europe in the early nineteenth century. Covers the national literatures of France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia and Spain.

European romanticism. István Sőtér, Irina Grigorʹevna Neupokoeva. Akadémiai Kiadó: distributed by Kultura, - European literature - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents. European literature Romanticism. The Oxford Handbook of European Romanticism focuses on the period beginning with the French Revolution and extending to the uprisings of across Europe.

It brings together leading scholars in the field to examine the intellectual, literary, philosophical, and. Romanticism in literature and the arts The Scottish and medieval novels of Sir Walter Scott, beginning with Waverley inillustrate the range of the new curiosity, for Scotland was a “wild” place, outside the centres of civilization, and the Middle Ages were similarly “barbarous” and distant in time.All journal articles featured in European Romantic Review vol 31 issue 2.The Mind of the European Romantics book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 'Ideas can be, and are, cosmopolitan,' Chateubria /5.