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A seminal determine within the philosophy of background, tradition, and language, Johann Gottfried Herder (1744-1803) additionally produced essentially the most vital and unique works within the historical past of aesthetic thought. A scholar of Kant, he spent a lot of his lifestyles striving to reconcile the opposing poles of Enlightenment inspiration represented by way of his early mentors.
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