Ideas of Johann Gottfried Herder, by Theme

[German, 1744 - 1803, Studied at Königsberg. Superintendant of clergy at Weimar.]

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22. Metaethics / A. Ethical Ends / 1. Value / e. Ultimate value
We cannot attain all the ideals of every culture, so there cannot be a perfect life
25. Society / C. Political Doctrines / 8. Communitarianism
Herder invented the idea of being rooted in (or cut off from) a home or a group