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German literary influences on the American transcendentalists

Stanley M. Vogel

German literary influences on the American transcendentalists

by Stanley M. Vogel

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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transcendentalism (New England),
  • Literature, Comparative -- American and German,
  • Literature, Comparative -- German and American,
  • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stanley M. Vogel.
    SeriesYale studies in English,, v. 127
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB905 .V6 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4571309M
    ISBN 100208009272
    LC Control Number77091192

    Originally delivered in January as a lecture to an audience at the Masonic Temple in Boston, "The Transcendentalist" was first printed in The Dial, the literary magazine devoted to the transcendentalist was then included in Emerson's Nature; Addresses, and Lectures.. In the essay, Emerson offers a definition of the transcendentalist, describing the follower of this. Emerson wrote Nature, the little book which is the base text of American Transcendentalism, after over ten years of extensive h Cameron spent much of his scholarly life collecting and publishing these intellectual sources of Emerson's thought, most notably in Young Emerson's Transcendental Vision, through his Transcendental Books press in Hartford, Connecticut.

    called for the development of high quality american literature his works helped shape the american character and its legacy. major influence on emerson and american transcendentalism focus on nature and unity of emotion. i had a difficult literary life in that my books and poetry were not well received by the public during my lifetime. Literary Transcendentalism; Style and Vision in the American Renaissance. Ithaca: Cornell UP, Cameron, Kenneth W. Concord Harvest; Publications of the Concord School of Philosophy and Literature with Notes on its Successors and other Resources for Research in Emerson, Thoreau, Alcott and the Later Transcendentalists. Hartford.

      49th Parallel, Vol. 28 (Spring ) Dillard ISSN: (online) 6 of “destructive liberalism” and “godless transcendentalism.”10 We find slightly more attention given to the Transcendentalists by the time of Leonard Woolsey Bacon’s A History of American Christianity (), which, significantly, was one of the books in Schaff’s American Church History Size: KB. American Transcendentalism and Asian Religions. Arthur Versluis - - Oxford University Press. German Literary Influences on the American : George Hochfield.


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German Literary Influences on the American Transcendentalists. New Haven: Yale University Press; London, Georffey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, Item # xvii, p., original black cloth, ex libris (Yale studies in English, ). Price: $ American Transcendentalism and Asian Religions.

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German literary influences on the American transcendentalists in SearchWorks catalog. Get this from a library. German literary influences on the American transcendentalists. [Stanley M Vogel]. Vogel, Stanley M. German literary influences on the American transcendentalists, by Stanley M. Vogel Archon Books [Hamden, Conn.] Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

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This volume attempts for the first time a comprehensive view of the momentous process of German-American cultural transfer during the 18 th and 19 th centuries, which played an important part in the formation of an American national and cultural identity, a process to which the New England Transcendentalists contributed some of the decisive ingredients, but which has largely escaped the.

AMERICAN TRANSCENDENTALISM: AN INDIGENOUS CULTURE OF CRITIQUE American Transcendentalism Article (PDF Available) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'. German transcendentalism (especially as it was refracted by Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Thomas Carlyle), Platonism and Neoplatonism, the Indian and Chinese scriptures, and the writings of such mystics as Emanuel Swedenborg and Jakob Böhme were sources to which the New England Transcendentalists turned in their search for a liberating philosophy.

Transcendentalism was an American literary movement that emphasized the importance and equality of the individual. It began in the s in America and was heavily influenced by German philosophers including Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Immanuel Kant, along with English writers like William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

Transcendentalism derived some of its basic idealistic concepts from romantic German philosophy, notably that of Immanuel Kant, and from such English authors as Carlyle, Coleridge, and Wordsworth.

Its mystical aspects were partly influenced by Indian and Chinese religious teachings. In the twentieth century, Frederic Ives Carpenter’s Emerson and Asia () and Stanley Vogel’s German Literary Influences on the American Transcendentalists () furthered understanding of the specific impact that their reading had on devotees of the new thought.

Walter Harding’s bibliographies of the libraries of Thoreau and Emerson (published in andrespectively) paved the way for. reform. Transcendentalism emerged in the s among a group that consisted mainly of disaffected Unitarian ministers who were influenced by German biblical criticism and French and German idealist philosophy, which they began studying and even translating in earnest.

Transcendentalism is a 19th-century school of American theological and philosophical thought that combined respect for nature and self-sufficiency with elements of Unitarianism and German. The American Transcendentalists book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Start by marking “The American Transcendentalists: Essential Writings” as Want to Read: While some of their ideas were influenced by the German Philosophers, these Americans adapted and expanded them to be their own. As a movement /5. About The American Transcendentalists.

(­–) was a renowned lecturer and writer whose ideas on philosophy, religion, and literature influenced many writers, More about Ralph Waldo Emerson. About Henry David Thoreau. Rhodes Professor of American History emeritus, Oxford University.

Related Articles. a key figure in the literary and philosophical movement known as transcendentalism. His essay, 'Self-Reliance', was published in and has since become his most famous work. The essay focuses on Individualism, nonconformity, and intuition.

The American Transcendentalists: Essential Writings, edited by Lawrence Buell An excellent guide to the movement as a whole While Transcendentalism was an extremely important development in the history of American literature and philosophy, likely few readers today could define the movement beyond calling up the names of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Author: Karl Janssen.The impact of Transcendentalism on American literature can easily be seen today.

For example, I think immediately of Elizabeth Gilbert's bestselling memoir Eat, Pray, Love.In literature, this term is equated with American Romanticism and thus derives from various philosophical and literary schools of thought. Although other sources served as foundations to this movement, its main influences that are oft-cited are German Idealism, Puritanism, Unitarianism, British Romanticism and Asian mysticism.