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Title Enlightened war [electronic resource] : German theories and cultures of warfare from Frederick the Great to Clausewitz / edited by Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson.
Publication Info. Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House, c2011.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-334) and index.
Contents Introduction : enlightened warfare in eighteenth-century Germany / Elisabeth Krimmer and Patricia Anne Simpson. War and enlightenment. Point of recognition: enemy, neighbor, and next of kin in the era of Frederick the Great / Sara Eigen Figal -- Writing war and the aesthetics of political literature in the 1790s: Daniel Jenisch's (un)timely seven years' war epic Borussias / Johannes Birgfeld -- Cultures of war in classicism and romanticism. Agamemnon on the battlefield of Leipzig: Wilhelm von Humboldt on ancient warriors, modern heroes, and bildung through war / Felix Saure -- War, anecdotes, and the backside of reason: Kleist with Kant / Galili Shahar -- "Schon wieder krieg! der kluge horts nicht gern": Goethe, warfare, and Faust II / Elisabeth Krimmer -- Recoding the ethics of war in Grimms' Fairy tales / Patricia Anne Simpson -- War and gender. On gender wars and amazons : Therese Huber on terror and revolution / Inge Stephan -- Angelica Kauffmann's War heroes : (not) painting war in a culture of sensibility / Waltraud Maierhofer -- Citizen-soldiers : general conscription in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Ute Frevert -- War and theory. Just war and perpetual peace : Kant on the legitimate use of political violence / David Colclasure -- Military intelligence : on Carl von Clausewitz's Hermeneutics of disturbance and probability / Arndt Niebisch -- Host nations : Carl von Clausewitz and the new U.S. Army-Marine Corps field manual, FM 3-24, MCWP 3-33.5, counterinsurgency / Wolf Kittler.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject War and society -- Germany -- History -- 18th century.
War and society -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Germany -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.
Germany -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
War (Philosophy) -- History -- 18th century.
War (Philosophy) -- History -- 19th century.
War and literature -- Germany.
War in literature.
Enlightenment -- Germany.
Added Author Krimmer, Elisabeth, 1967-
Simpson, Patricia Anne, 1958-
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Enlightened war. Rochester, NY : Camden House, 2011 9781571134950 (DLC) 2010046131
ISBN 9781571137630 (electronic bk.)
1571137637 (electronic bk.)
9781571134950 (alk. paper)
1571134956 (alk. paper)
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