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Burckhardt delivered a series of lectures at the University of Basel, which were published in by Pantheon Books Inc. The son of a Protestant clergymanBurckhardt was born and died in Baselwhere he studied theology in the hope of burckhartd holy orders ; however, under the influence of Wilhelm Martin Leberecht de Wettehe chose not to become a clergyman.

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English Also Titled Art guide to painting in Italy. Burckhardt and the German historian Georg Voigt founded the historical study of the Renaissance. Open to the public ; ND Nietzsche believed Burckhardt agreed with the thesis of his The Birth of Tragedythat Greek culture was defined by opposing burckhzrdt and “Dionysian” tendencies.

Middlemore, in 2 vols. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. He was also amply aware of the rapid political and economic changes taking place in the Europe of his day and commented in cicefone lectures and writings on the Industrial Revolutionthe European political upheavals of his day, and the growing European nationalism and militarism.


This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. He is known as one of the major progenitors of cultural ciferone, albeit in a form very different from how cultural history is conceived and studied in academia today.

The Cicerone

This page was last edited on 22 Augustat Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Nietzsche and Burckhardt enjoyed each other’s intellectual company, even as Burckhardt kept his distance from Nietzsche’s evolving philosophy. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Public Private login e.

Want to Read saving…. Carl Jacob Christoph Burckhardt May 25, — August 8, was a Swiss historian of art and culture and an influential figure in the historiography of both fields. Physical Description xi, p. These 2 locations in South Australia: Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Tags What are tags? It provides his insights and interpretation of the events of the entire sweep of Western Civilization from Antiquity to the Age of Revolution, including the Middle Ages, History from tothe History of the Seventeenth and the Eighteenth Centuries.

In connection with this work Burckhardt may have been the first historian to use the term ” modernity ” in a clearly-defined, academic context. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

These online bookshops told us they have this item: None of your libraries hold this item. Skip to content Skip to search. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. The state has learned from the merchants and industrialists how to exploit credit; it defies the nation ever to let it go into bankruptcy. He also observed over a century ago that “the state incurs debts for politics, war, and other higher causes and ‘progress’ The Myth of Disenchantment: Lists with This Book.


The work, “the finest travel guide that has ever been written” [5] which covered sculpture and architectureand painting, became an indispensable guide to the art traveller in Italy.

He finished his degree in and went to the University of Berlin to study history, [3] especially art history, then a new field. For the use of travellers” Translated into English by A. Login to add to list.

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University of South Australia Library. Books by Jacob Burckhardt. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Friedrich Nietzscheappointed professor cicedone classical philology at Basel in at the age of 24, admired Burckhardt and attended some of his lectures.

Jacob Burckhardt

Return to Book Page. The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy was the most influential interpretation of the Italian Renaissance in the 19th century and is still widely read. Jacob Burckhardt in Lists What are lists? ISI Books, In contrast to Voigt, who confined his studies to early Italian humanismBurckhardt dealt with all aspects of Renaissance society. Trivia About The Cicerone: