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Lectures on the Philosophy of Spirit 1827-8

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Hegel's lectures have had as great a historical impact as the works he himself published. Important elements of his system are elaborated only in the lectures, especially those given in Berlin during the last decade of his life. The original editors conflated materials from different sources and dates, obscuring the development and logic of Hegel's thought. The Hegel ...more
hardback, 287 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by Oxford University Press, USA
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I chose to read this as a sampler before reading Phenomenology of Spirit. I like Hegel as far as esteemed White men go, but I didn't getting enough answers out of it. Maybe I need more patience or maybe he should write more clearly.
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German philosopher and one of the founding figures of German Idealism. Influenced by Kant's transcendental idealism and Rousseau's politics, Hegel formulated an elaborate system of historical development of ethics, government, and religion through the dialectical unfolding of the Absolute. Hegel was one of the most well-known historicist philosopher, and his thought presaged continental ...more
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