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Schmitt, Carl 1888-1985

Works: 1,026 works in 4,583 publications in 10 languages and 62,555 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Apologetic writings  Constitutions  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Other, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Dedicatee, Dedicator, wst, Recipient, Performer
Classifications: JA74, 320.011
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The concept of the political by Carl Schmitt( Book )

198 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this, his most influential work, legal theorist and political philosopher Carl Schmitt presents a scathing critique of modern liberalism - a critique as cogent today as when it first appeared. George Schwab's introduction to his translation of the 1932 German edition highlights Schmitt's intellectual journey through the turbulent period of German history leading to the Hitlerian one-party state. Also included here is Leo Strauss's analysis of Schmitt's thesis and a foreword by Tracy B. Strong placing Schmitt's work into contemporary context
The crisis of parliamentary democracy by Carl Schmitt( Book )

103 editions published between 1923 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Described both as "the Hobbes of our age" and as "the philosophical godfather of Nazism," Carl Schmitt was a brilliant and controversial political theorist whose doctrine of political leadership and critique of liberal democratic ideals distinguish him as one of the most original contributors to modern political theory. The Crisis of Parliamentary Democracy offers a powerful criticism of the inconsistencies of representative democracy. First published in 1923, it has often been viewed as an attempt to destroy parliamentarism; in fact, it was Schmitt's attempt to defend the Weimar constitution. The introduction to this new translation places the book in proper historical context and provides a useful guide to several aspects of Weimar political culture. The Crisis of Parliamentary Democracy is included in the series Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought, edited by Thomas McCarthy
Political romanticism by Carl Schmitt( Book )

108 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pioneer in legal and political theory, Schmitt traces the prehistory of political romanticism by examining its relationship to revolutionary and reactionary tendencies in modern European history. Both the partisans of the French Revolution and its most embittered enemies were numbered among the romantics. During the movement for German national unity at the beginning of the nineteenth century, both revolutionaries and reactionaries counted themselves as romantics. According to Schmitt, the use of the concept to designate opposed political positions results from the character of political romanticism: its unpredictable quality and lack of commitment to any substantive political position. The romantic person acts in such a way that his imagination can be affected. He acts insofar as he is moved. Thus an action is not a performance or something one does, but rather an affect or a mood, something one feels. The product of an action is not a result that can be evaluated according to moral standards, but rather an emotional experience that can be judged only in aesthetic and emotive terms. These observations lead Schmitt to a profound reflection on the shortcomings of liberal politics. Apart from the liberal rule of law and its institution of an autonomous private sphere, the romantic inner sanctum of purely personal experience could not exist. Without the security of the private realm, the romantic imagination would be subject to unpredictable incursions. Only in a bourgeois world can they individual become both absolutely sovereign and thoroughly privatized: a master builder in the cathedral of his personality. An adequate political order cannot be maintained on such a tolerant individualism, concludes Schmitt
Political theology : four chapters on the concept of sovereignty by Carl Schmitt( Book )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and German and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in the intense political and intellectual tumult of the early years of the Weimar Republic, this book develops the distinctive theory of sovereignty that made Carl Schmitt one of the most significant and controversial political theorists of the 20th century. The book concludes with a critique of liberalism
Théorie de la constitution by Carl Schmitt( Book )

97 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi zuo zhe ka erShi mi te(Carl Schitt,1888-1985),Tong guo dui de guo< wei ma xian fa>,< bi si mai xian fa> deng de yan jiu,Li tu rang ren men qing chu kan dao,Xian fa shi ren lei zheng zhi xing wei de jie guo,Bu neng ba ta kan cheng yi jia wan neng ji qi,Bu shi jie jue ren lei zheng zhi wen ti de ling dan miao yao,Yin wei ren lei de zheng zhi wen ti bu ke neng yi lao yong yi di jie jue.You yu yi shi xing tai de yuan yin,Ben shu qi jin wei jian ying yi ben,Ri yi ben dao you ji ge.Tong shi you yu ben shu da liang she ji< wei ma xian fa>,Zi jiang< wei ma xian fa> zhong yi quan wen shou zuo fu lu
Legality and legitimacy by Carl Schmitt( Book )

107 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in 1932, but unavailable in English until now, this book questions the political viability of liberal constitutionalism, parliamentary government, & the rule of law. Schmitt advocates an unfettered presidential regime to ensure domestic security in a highly pluralistic society
The nomos of the earth in the international law of the Jus Publicum Europaeum by Carl Schmitt( Book )

95 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origin of the Eurocentric global order, which Schmitt dates from the discovery of the New World, discusses its specific character and its contribution to civilization, analyzes the reasons for its decline at the end of the 19th century, and concludes with prospects for a new world order. It is a reasoned, yet passionate argument in defense of the European achievement, not only in creating the first truly global order of international law, but also in limiting war to conflicts among sovereign states, which in effect civilized war
Roman Catholicism and political form by Carl Schmitt( Book )

53 editions published between 1923 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While exploring and elaborating the meaning of "political theology" in Germany in the 1920s, Carl Schmitt had occasion to address the question of the relation between Roman Catholicism and the post-modern world. This work presupposes an affinity between Catholicism and political thinking
Die Diktatur, von den Anfängen des modernen Souveränitätsgedankens bis zum proletarischen Klassenkampf by Carl Schmitt( Book )

65 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings on war by Carl Schmitt( Book )

44 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in German and English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings on War collects three of Carl Schmitt's most important and controversial texts, here appearing in English for the first time: The Turn to the Discriminating Concept of War , The Groraum Order of International Law , and The International Crime of the War of Aggression and the Principle ""Nullum crimen, nulla poena sine lege"" . Written between 1937 and 1945, these works articulate Schmitt's concerns throughout this period of war and crisis, addressing the major failings of the League of Nations, and presenting Schmitt's own conceptual history of these years o
The Leviathan in the state theory of Thomas Hobbes : meaning and failure of a political symbol by Carl Schmitt( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearful of what this might imply in the rapidly evolving one-party SS state, Schmitt began to distance himself from his National Socialist adventure - he even tempered his recently acquired anti-Semitism - and carefully started to reconnect himself in 1937 and 1938 to the pre-1933 Schmitt
Politische Theologie : vier Kapitel zur Lehre von der Souveränität by Carl Schmitt( Book )

87 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsverzeichnis Vorbemerkung zur zweiten Ausgabe I. Definition der Souveränität Souveränität und Ausnahmezustand - Der Souveränitätsbegriff bei Bodin und in der naturrechtlichen Staatslehre als Beispiel für die begriffliche Verbindung von Souveränität und Ausnahmezustand - Ignorierung des Ausnahmefalles in der Doktrin des liberalen Rechtsstaates - Allgemeine Bedeutung des verschiedenartigen wissenschaftlichen Interesses an Regel (Norm) oder Ausnahme II. Das Problem der Souveränität als Problem der Rechtsform und der Entscheidung Neuere Schrifte
Die Hüter der Verfassung by Carl Schmitt( Book )

68 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsverzeichnis Einleitende Übersicht über verschiedene Arten und Möglichkeiten des Verfassungsschutzes I. Die Justiz als Hüter der Verfassung Das allgemeine (akzessorische) sog. materielle richterliche Prüfungsrecht konstituiert in Deutschland keine Hüter der Verfassung - Sachliche Grenzen jeder Justiz (Strafgerichtsbarkeit bei politischen Delikten gegen Staat und Verfassung; Ministeranklage) - Maßgebliche Festsetzung des Inhaltes eines in seinem Inhalt zweifelhaften Verfassungsgesetzes ist in der Sache Verfassungsgesetzgebung, nicht Justiz - Der Staatsgerichts
Les trois types de pensée juridique by Carl Schmitt( Book )

42 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La 4e de couverture indique : "" L'adhésion de Carl Schmitt au mouvement national-socialiste dès 1933 a jeté sur l'ensemble de son œuvre une ombre inquiétante ", écrit Dominique Séglard en présentation de cet ouvrage. Dans ce texte issu de deux conférences prononcées en 1934 à l'occasion de l'anniversaire de la prise de pouvoir d'Hitler, Carl Schmitt mêle sa pensée économique aux bases de sa justification morale et juridique du nazisme. Il y met en concurrence trois types de pensée juridique : le normativisme, le décisionnisme et la pensée de l'ordre concret, dans laquelle l'État possède un pouvoir absolu, la seule conforme à l'essence du peuple allemand. Il conservera cette substance dans sa pensée toute sa vie, alors même que c'est cette vision trop éloignée de la Volksgemeinschaft qui lui vaudra les critiques et le désaveu des cadres du régime dès 1934. Plus qu'un document historique, ce texte est un élément essentiel à la compréhension de la pensée globale de Carl Schmitt."
Theorie des Partisanen; Zwischenbemerkung zum Begriff des Politischen by Carl Schmitt( Book )

54 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in German and Spanish and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Positionen und Begriffe im Kampf mit Weimar-Genf-Versailles, 1923-1939 by Carl Schmitt( Book )

56 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi ka erShi mi te cheng de zi bian zheng lun ji,Ta li zu xin xing min zu guo jia de zheng zhi chu jing,Wei xian dai xing wen ti zhan kai si xiang dou zheng,Zheng lun nei rong she ji gong fa,Zheng zhi si xiang shi,Guo ji he guo nei zheng zhi deng
Verfassungsrechtliche Aufsätze aus den Jahren 1924-1954 : Materialien zu einer Verfassungslehre by Carl Schmitt( Book )

44 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsverzeichnis Vorwort Ausgangslage 1. Reichstagsauflösungen (1924): Nochmalige Reichstagsauflösung (1924) - Einmaligkeit und gleicher Anlaß bei der Reichstagsauflösung nach Art. 25 der Reichsverfassung (1925) 2. Staatsstreichpläne Bismarcks und Verfassungslehre (1929) 3. Zehn Jahre Reichsverfassung (1929) 4. Das Problem der innerpolitischen Neutralität des Staates (1930) Das Problem des Hüters der Verfassung und der verfassungsrechtlichen Garantien 5. Das Reichsgericht als Hüter der Verfassung (1929) 6. Die Auflösung des Entei
Constitutional theory by Carl Schmitt( Book )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Schmitt's magnum opus, written during the Weimar regime, wherein Schmitt challenges the theories and practices of Western constitutional government, claiming that classical conceptions of democracy cannot be transposed onto modern political lif
Politische Theologie II. Die Legende von der Erledigung jeder politischen Theologie by Carl Schmitt( Book )

54 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in German and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsverzeichnis Hinweis zur Orientierung des Lesers Einführung I. Die Legende von der endgültigen theologischen Erledigung Inhalt der Legende - Hans Barions Kritik der Politischen Theologie - Die gegenwärtige Aktualität der Erledigungs-Legende (Hans Maier - Ernst Feil - Ernst Topitsch) II. Das legendäre Dokument Entstehung und zeitliche Begrenzung des Stoffes - Politisch-theologische Einschaltung: le roi règne et ne gouverne pas - Begrenzung von Stoff und Fragestellung auf der politischen Seite: Die Monarchie - Begrenzung von Stoff und
Dictatorship : from the origin of the modern concept of sovereignty to proletarian class struggle by Carl Schmitt( Book )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written shortly after the Russian Revolution and the First World War, Schmitt analyses the problem of the state of emergency and the power of the Reichsprasident in declaring it
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Alternative Names
Carl Schmitt deutscher Staatsrechtler und Philosoph

Carl Schmitt Duits politicus

Carl Schmitt düütsch Politiker

Carl Schmitt German jurist, political theorist and professor of law

Carl Schmitt giurista tedesco

Carl Schmitt jurispublicista y filósofo jurídico alemán

Carl Schmitt xurista alemán

Dorotić, C. Schmitt, 1888-1985

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슈미트, C. 1888-1985

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The crisis of parliamentary democracyPolitical romanticismPolitical theology : four chapters on the concept of sovereigntyLegality and legitimacyThe nomos of the earth in the international law of the Jus Publicum EuropaeumRoman Catholicism and political formWritings on warThe Leviathan in the state theory of Thomas Hobbes : meaning and failure of a political symbol