Journal of European Studies

Journal of European Studies is a magazine specializing in Social Science topics.

Articles from Vol. 27, No. 4, December

German Literature and the Scientific World-View in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
In 1975, Martin Selge wrote that in his opinion the history of the relationship between science and literature had yet to be written.(1) Selge's statement is still true today, in spite of some admirable contributions to the study of science and literature.(2)...
Idioms for the Unrepresentable: Post-War Fiction and the Shoah
'If art persists it is entirely different, outside of taste, devoted to delivering and liberating this nothing.' J-F. Lyotard, Heidegger and 'the jews' (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1990), 44. 'Philosophical reflection and sociological...
Jacob Burckhardt and Nineteenth-Century Realist Art
Although the nineteenth-century Swiss historian Jacob Burckhardt (1818-97) is best remembered today for his innovative cultural histories, his reputation during his lifetime derived in large part from his distinguished work in the field of art history....