A classic of 18th-century thought, Schiller's treatise defines the relationship between beauty and art. His proposal of art as fundamental to the development of society and the individual remains an influential concept.
Features the play "Robbers" that presents a passionate consideration of liberty, fraternity and deep betrayal; and "Wallenstein" that explores a flawed general's struggle to bring the Thirty Years War to an end against the will of his Emperor.
"Don Carlos and Mary Stuart, two of German literature's greatest historical dramas, deal with the timeless issues of power, freedom, and justice. Dating from 1787 and 1800 respectively, one play was written immediately before the French Revolution, the other in its aftermath. These new translations [are] into blank verse"--Publisher marketing.
Friedrich Schillers im Jahr 1800 uraufgeführtes und 1801 publiziertes Trauerspiel in fünf Akten 'Maria Stuart' gilt aufgrund seines vollendeten Aufbaus als Musterbeispiel des klassischen deutschen Dramas. Das Werk spielt in England im Jahr 1587. Schiller spitzt den Konflikt zwischen zwei großen, gegensätzlichen Frauen zu: Königin Elisabeth I. von England und ihre Rivalin um den Thron, die...
The history of education can easily be described as theme and variation on one motif: reform. From Plato's critique of the Sophists in Protagoras to John Henry Newman's considerations of education in The Idea of a University in 1854, from the educational projects of Maria Montessori, Rudolf Steiner, and Loris Malaguzzi in the 20th century to Kieran Egan's call for a reimagination of education in...
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