The Economy of Limited Time

in On Borrowed Time

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print December 2008 | ISBN: 9780226886015
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226886039 | DOI:
The Economy of Limited Time

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This chapter discusses conceptions of the economy of limited time through the works of Homer, Adolf Franz Friedrich Freiherr von Knigge, Plutarch, André Gide, Jean Paul Richter, and Madame de Staël.

Keywords: Homer; Adolf von Knigge; Plutarch; André Gide; Jean Paul Richter; Madame de Staël

Chapter.  4915 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy

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