Resisting History: Historicism and Its Discontents in German-Jewish Thought By David N. Myers. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2003, xiv + 253 pgs.

Reviewed by Susan Meld Shell, Boston College

Susan Shell is the author of The Embodiment of Reason: Kant on Spirit, Generation and Community (University of Chicago Press, 1996), The Rights of Reason: A Study of Kant's Philosophy and Politics (University of Toronto Press, 1980), as well as numerous essays on Kant, Rousseau, German Idealism, and selected areas of public policy. She has been a Visiting Professor at Harvard University, and Brock University (in Canada), and received fellowships from The National Endowment for the Humanities, The American Council of Learned Societies, The Bradley Foundation, and the Radcliffe Institute. She is currently chair of the department of political science at Boston College.

Volume 1, Number 3 (Spring 2006) pp. 378-381