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The philosophy of disenchantment

by Edgar Saltus

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pessimism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edgar Evertson Saltus
    The Physical Object
    Pagination233 p. ;
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24151458M
    OCLC/WorldCa29541973

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The German sociologist Max Weber is credited with popularizing the term in a lecture given in Edgar Saltus was born in New York City on October 8, to fairly wealthy parents of Dutch ancestry. After two semesters at Yale University, Saltus entered Columbia Law School in ,[1] graduating with a law degree in [2] He wrote two books of philosophy: The Philosophy of Disenchantment () focused on pessimism and in particular the philosophy of Schopenhauer and Eduard Von