The Revolt of Unreason
Miguel De Unamuno and Antonio Caso on the Crisis of ModernityeBook - 2012
This book examines solutions to the crisis of modernity proposed by the Spanish philosopher Miguel de Unamuno and the Mexican philosopher Antonio Caso. Acceptance of the objective claims of modern scientific rationality and the consequent rejection of the objective validity of artistic, moral, and religious claims generates the crisis of modernity. The problem is that of justifying artistic, moral, and religious claims. Miguel de Unamuno in his classic work, The Tragic Sense of Life, addresses the conflict between the belief in personal immortality and modern scientific rationality. Holding t.
Publisher: Amsterdam : Rodopi, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xii, 193 pages)