Benedetto Croce

Benedetto Croce (Italian: [beneˈdetto ˈkroːtʃe]; 25 Februar 1866 – 20 November 1952) wis an Italian idealist filosofer, historian an politeecian. He wrote on numerous topics, includin filosofie, history, historiografie an aesthetics. He wis a leeberal, awtho he opponed laissez-faire free tred an haed conseederable influence on ither Italian intellectuals, includin baith Marxist Antonio Gramsci an fascist Giovanni Gentile.


Benedetto Croce

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Member o the Italian Senate
In office
8 Mey 1948 – 20 November 1952
ConstituencyNaples
Member o the Italian Constituent Assembly
In office
25 Juin 1946 – 31 Januar 1948
ConstituencyAt-large
Meenister o Public Eddication
In office
15 Juin 1920 – 4 Julie 1921
Prime MeenisterGiovanni Giolitti
Precedit biAndrea Torre
Succeedit biOrso Mario Corbino
Member o the Italian Ryal Senate
In office
26 Januar 1910 – 24 Juin 1946
MonarchVictor Emmanuel III
Personal details
Born25 Februar 1866(1866-02-25)
Pescasseroli, Italy
Dee'd20 November 1952(1952-11-20) (aged 86)
Naples, Italy
Spoose(s)Adele Rossi (m. 1914; d. 1952)
Domestic partnerAngelina Zampanelli (m. 1893; her d. 1913)
BairnsElena, Alda, Silvia, Lidia
ProfessionHistorian, writer, laundainer
ReligionNone (Christian atheism)[1][2][3]
Signatur

Filosofie career
Era20t-century
RegionWastren filosofie
SchuilIdealism
Leeberalism
Historism[4] (storicismo)
Main interests
History, aesthetics, politics
Notable ideas
Liberism
Aesthetic expressivism[5] (airt expresses emotions, nae ideas)[6]

ReferencesEedit

  1. Benedetto Croce (1942). Why we cannot not call ourselves Christians. La Critica. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  2. Marcello Pera (10 October 2013). Why We Should Call Ourselves Christians: The Religious Roots of Free Societies. Encounter Books. p. 219.
  3. Roberto Pertici (21 October 2007). "Quando Benedetto Croce dialogava su Dio". l'Occidentale. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  4. Robin Headlam Wells, Glenn Burgess, Rowland Wymer (eds.), Neo-historicism: Studies in Renaissance Literature, History, and Politics, Boydell & Brewer Ltd, 2000, p. 3.
  5. Berys Gaut and Dominic McIver Lopes, The Routledge Companion to Aesthetics, Routledge, 2002, ch. 11: "Expressivism: Croce and Collingwood."
  6. Benedetto Croce, Breviario di estetica, 1912: "Not the idea, but the feeling, is what confers upon art the airy lightness of a symbol: an aspiration enclosed in the circle of a representation—that is art." [Non l'idea, ma il sentimento è quel che conferisce all'arte l'aerea leggerezza del simbolo: un'aspirazione chiusa nel giro di una rappresentazione, ecco l'arte.]
  7. Lorenzo Benadusi, Giorgio Caravale, George L. Mosse's Italy: Interpretation, Reception, and Intellectual Heritage, Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, p. 17