What is it about?

A sympathetic reading of the author's project with some caveats about the complexities of Fichte's thinking

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Why is it important?

I felt it was important to give attention to an often neglected figure in German Idealism


I read this book of James to add to my knowledge of Fichte's system. It is of considerable benefit to students of Fichte.

Professor Howard Lloyd Williams
Cardiff University

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This page is a summary of: David James, Fichte’s Republic: Idealism, History and Nationalism Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015 Pp. 228 ISBN 9781107111189 (hbk) £64.99, Kantian Review, August 2018, Cambridge University Press,
DOI: 10.1017/s1369415418000286.
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