The years spent at Jena were unusually productive; indeed, the completed Fichtean philosophy is contained in the writings of this period.
This gives the Fichtean utopia organized on principles of pure reason; in too many cases the proposals are identical with principles of pure despotism.
There was nothing original in the treatment, but it showed such power of appreciating the new ideas of the Fichtean method that it was hailed with cordial recognition by Fichte himself, and gave the author immediately a place in popular estimation as in the foremost rank of existing philosophical writers.
The more elaborate work, Vom Ich als Princip der Philosophie, oder g Ã¼ber das Unbedingte im menschlichen Wissen (1795), which, still remaining within the limits of the Fichtean idealism, however, exhibits unmistakable traces of a tendency to give the Fichtean method a more objective application, and to amalgamate with it Spinoza's more realistic view of things.
- The Fichtean method had striven to exhibit the whole structure of reality as the necessary implication of selfconsciousness.
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