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The Resource Enlightened war : German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz, edited by Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson

Enlightened war : German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz, edited by Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson

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Enlightened war : German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz
Title
Enlightened war
Title remainder
German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Enlightenment discourse developed during a period of prolonged European warfare. Although the Enlightenment is traditionally identified with the ideals of progress, eternal peace, reason, and self-determination, it is marked by its proximity to war. Enlightened War investigates the multiple and complex interactions between warfare and Enlightenment thought, making a case for their ideological affinity. The essays are interdisciplinary, engaging with history, art history, philosophy, military theory, gender studies, and literature and with historical events and cultural contexts from the early
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N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Krimmer, Elisabeth
  • Simpson, Patricia Anne
Series statement
Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
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  • War and society
  • War and society
  • Germany
  • Germany
  • War (Philosophy)
  • War (Philosophy)
  • War and literature
  • War in literature
  • Enlightenment
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Enlightenment
  • Intellectual life
  • War and literature
  • War and society
  • War in literature
  • War (Philosophy)
  • Germany
Label
Enlightened war : German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz, edited by Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-334) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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mixed
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : enlightened warfare in eighteenth-century Germany / Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson. War and enlightenment. Point of recognition: enemy, neighbor, and next of kin in the era of Frederick the Great / Sara Eigen Figal -- Writing war and the aesthetics of political literature in the 1790s: Daniel Jenisch's (un)timely seven years' war epic Borussias / Johannes Birgfeld -- Cultures of war in classicism and romanticism. Agamemnon on the battlefield of Leipzig: Wilhelm von Humboldt on ancient warriors, modern heroes, and bildung through war / Felix Saure -- War, anecdotes, and the backside of reason: Kleist with Kant / Galili Shahar -- "Schon wieder krieg! der kluge horts nicht gern": Goethe, warfare, and Faust II / Elisabeth Krimmer -- Recoding the ethics of war in Grimms' Fairy tales / Patricia Anne Simpson -- War and gender. On gender wars and amazons : Therese Huber on terror and revolution / Inge Stephan -- Angelica Kauffmann's War heroes : (not) painting war in a culture of sensibility / Waltraud Maierhofer -- Citizen-soldiers : general conscription in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Ute Frevert -- War and theory. Just war and perpetual peace : Kant on the legitimate use of political violence / David Colclasure -- Military intelligence : on Carl von Clausewitz's Hermeneutics of disturbance and probability / Arndt Niebisch -- Host nations : Carl von Clausewitz and the new U.S. Army-Marine Corps field manual, FM 3-24, MCWP 3-33.5, counterinsurgency / Wolf Kittler
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ocn708559607
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (348 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781571138644
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt22xt9
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)708559607
Label
Enlightened war : German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz, edited by Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : enlightened warfare in eighteenth-century Germany / Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson. War and enlightenment. Point of recognition: enemy, neighbor, and next of kin in the era of Frederick the Great / Sara Eigen Figal -- Writing war and the aesthetics of political literature in the 1790s: Daniel Jenisch's (un)timely seven years' war epic Borussias / Johannes Birgfeld -- Cultures of war in classicism and romanticism. Agamemnon on the battlefield of Leipzig: Wilhelm von Humboldt on ancient warriors, modern heroes, and bildung through war / Felix Saure -- War, anecdotes, and the backside of reason: Kleist with Kant / Galili Shahar -- "Schon wieder krieg! der kluge horts nicht gern": Goethe, warfare, and Faust II / Elisabeth Krimmer -- Recoding the ethics of war in Grimms' Fairy tales / Patricia Anne Simpson -- War and gender. On gender wars and amazons : Therese Huber on terror and revolution / Inge Stephan -- Angelica Kauffmann's War heroes : (not) painting war in a culture of sensibility / Waltraud Maierhofer -- Citizen-soldiers : general conscription in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Ute Frevert -- War and theory. Just war and perpetual peace : Kant on the legitimate use of political violence / David Colclasure -- Military intelligence : on Carl von Clausewitz's Hermeneutics of disturbance and probability / Arndt Niebisch -- Host nations : Carl von Clausewitz and the new U.S. Army-Marine Corps field manual, FM 3-24, MCWP 3-33.5, counterinsurgency / Wolf Kittler
Control code
ocn708559607
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571138644
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt22xt9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708559607

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