Among his numerous works may be mentioned Introduction a la philosophie d'Hegel (1855; 2nd ed., 1865); Probleme de la certitude (1845); Le Hegelianisme et la philosophie 0860; Mélanges philosophiques (1862); Essais de philosophie Hegelienne (1864); Strauss, l'ancienne et la nouvelle foi (1873), an attack upon Strauss's last "confession," written from the standpoint of an orthodox Hegelian; and a comprehensive work in Italian, Il Problema dell' Assoluto (Naples, 1872-82).
Strauss's Life of Jesus.
Princip (1834); Der Ischariotismus unserer Tage (1835) (directed against Strauss's Life of Jesus); Konflikt zwischen Himmel and Hale, an dem Damon eines besessenen Madchens beobachtet (1837); Grundriss der Naturphilosophie (1832); Grundziige der christl.
Emerson's transcendentalism greatly influenced him, and Strauss's Leben Jesu left its mark upon his thought.
1866) was a reply to Strauss's Life of Jesus, and his criticism resulted in Strauss making numerous concessions in later works.
Strauss's Leben Jesu, met with fierce opposition.
His early religious doubts, awakened especially by Strauss's Life of Jesus, made him throughout life sympathetic with those who underwent a similar stress.
Blind, 1873), produced almost as great a sensation as his Life of Jesus, and not least amongst Strauss's own friends, who wondered at his one-sided view of Christianity and his professed abandonment of spiritual philosophy for the materialism of modern science.
Strauss's mind was almost exclusively analytical and critical, without depth of religious feeling or philosophical penetration, or historical sympathy; his work was accordingly rarely constructive.
- Strauss's works were published in a collected edition in 12 vols., by E.
In 1838 he published a vigorous reply to Strauss's Leben Jesu, and in that year he received the Legion of Honour.