Rousseau and Romanticism

Rousseau and Romanticism

by Irving Babbitt

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Overview

Reproduction of the original: Rousseau and Romanticism by Irving Babbitt

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781518661624
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 10/17/2015
Pages: 238
Sales rank: 1,155,027
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Irving Babbitt (1865-1933) was professor of French literature at Harvard University. He is a noted literary critic who helped start the New Humanism movement in the early twentieth century. His numerous books include On Being Creative, The Masters of Modern French Criticism, andLiterature and the American College. Claes G. Ryn is professor of politics at the Catholic University of America where he was chairman of his department. He has taught also at the University of Virginia and Georgetown University. He is chairman of the National Humanities Institute and editor of the journal Humanitas. In 2000 he gave the Distinguished Foreign Scholar Lectures at Beijing University His many books include A Common Human Ground, Will, Imagination, and Reason (2nd., exp. ed. published by Transaction), and Democracy and the Ethical Life.

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