CROCE, Benedetto


CROCE, Benedetto
(1866-1952)
   Italian philosopher whose work on the philosophy of HISTORY strongly influenced R. J. COLLINGWOOD.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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  • Croce, Benedetto — born Feb. 25, 1866, Pescasseroli, Italy died Nov. 20, 1952, Naples Italian patriot, aesthetician, critic, and cultural historian. He founded La Critica, an influential journal of cultural criticism, in 1903 and was its editor until 1937. A… …   Universalium

  • Croce, Benedetto — (1866–1952)    One of the greatest philosophers in modern Italian history, and arguably one of the greatest philosophers of history of this century, Benedetto Croce also became a symbol of the intellectual resistance to Fascism. He was born in… …   Historical Dictionary of modern Italy

  • Croce, Benedetto — ► (1886 1952) Filósofo e historiador italiano. Su filosofía está inspirada en el idealismo de Hegel y en Vico. Autor de Materialismo histórico y economía marxista, Estética como ciencia de la expresión (1902) y Filosofía del espíritu. Como… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Croce, Benedetto — (1866–1952) Italian philosopher and historian. Born in the Abruzzi, Croce studied in Rome from 1883 (when his parents were killed in an earthquake) until 1886, when he took up residence in Naples, where he lived the rest of his life. In 1903 he… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Croce, Benedetto — (1866–1952)    Born in Percasseroli, southern Italy, Croce was a leading philosopher and active in Italian politics. Greatly influenced by the philosopher Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, he in turn was a major influence on the great Marxist… …   Historical dictionary of Marxism

  • Croce,Benedetto — Cro·ce (krōʹchĕ), Benedetto. 1866 1952. Italian philosopher, historian, and critic noted for a major work of modern idealism, the four volume Philosophy of the Spirit (1902 1917), and as a staunch opponent of fascism. * * * …   Universalium

  • Croce, Benedetto — See Idealism (italian) and after …   History of philosophy

  • Croce, Benedetto —  (1866–1952) Italian writer, philosopher, and politician …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Croce, Benedetto — (Pescassèroli, L Aquila 1866 Napoli 1952) filosofo, storico e critico letterario, figura di massimo rilievo del Novecento, fondatore de “La Critica”. collab./opere: “La Voce”, “Energie nove”, “Nuova Antologia”, “Il Baretti” …   Dizionario biografico elementare del Novecento letterario italiano

  • Croce — Croce, Benedetto …   Philosophy dictionary


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