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 (spĕng′lər, -glər, shpĕng′-), Oswald 1880-1936.
German philosopher who argued that civilizations and cultures are subject to the same cycle of growth and decay as humans. His major work is The Decline of the West (1918-1922).


(ˈspɛŋlə; German ˈʃpɛŋlər)
(Biography) Oswald (ˈɔsvalt). 1880–1936, German philosopher of history, noted for The Decline of the West (1918–22), which argues that civilizations go through natural cycles of growth and decay


(ˈspɛŋ glər, ˈʃpɛŋ-)

Oswald, 1880–1936, German philosopher.
Speng•le′ri•an, adj., n.
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The key message of this remarkably lucid, if occasionally esoteric, study is the revelation that Nietzsche--and several other thinkers including Karl Marx, Oswald Spengler, Sigmund Freud, Martin Heidegger, and Ludwig Wittgenstein--did not merely play the violin as the ship of Reason sank into an ocean of hatred and barbarism, they urged it on, whether from self-hatred--subliminal or otherwise--misguided idealism, profound disenchantment with logic, or a mixture of all three.
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Birgit Spengler then takes up matters of texts, intertexts, pre-texts, and sequels in "A Tale Told Thrice: Hawthorne, Doctorow, and the Intertextual Imagination.
El marco de filosofia historica mas determinante para el pensamiento europeista de Ortega lo constituye la morfologia historica de las culturas de Oswald Spengler (18801936).
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