Chapter 43. Neo-Kantianism

  1. Aviezer Tucker
  1. Charles Bambach

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304916.ch43

A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography

A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography

How to Cite

Bambach, C. (2008) Neo-Kantianism, in A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography (ed A. Tucker), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304916.ch43

Editor Information

  1. Prague, Czech Republic

Author Information

  1. University of Dallas, Texas, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405149082

Online ISBN: 9781444304916

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Keywords:

  • the setting and development of Neo-Kantian thought;
  • Windelband's division of the sciences - nomothetic and idiographic;
  • Heinrich Rickert's theory of historical knowledge;
  • Cassirer's logic of cultural sciences;
  • Neo-Kantian philosophy of history;
  • Naturwissenschaften and Geisteswissenschaften - based on two different forms of induction, logical and artistic-instinctive;
  • Neo-Kantianism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Setting and Development of Neo-Kantian Thought

  • Windelband's Division of the Sciences: Nomothetic and Idiographic

  • Heinrich Rickert's Theory of Historical Knowledge

  • Cassirer's Logic of the Cultural Sciences

  • References

  • Further Reading