A Companion to Hegel (Google eBook)

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Stephen Houlgate, Michael Baur
John Wiley & Sons, Mar 8, 2011 - Philosophy - 672 pages
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This companion provides original, scholarly, and cutting-edge essays that cover the whole range of Hegelís mature thought and his lasting influence.
  • A comprehensive guide to one of the most important modern philosophers
  • Essays are written in an accessible manner and draw on the most up-to-date Hegel research
  • Contributions are drawn from across the world and from a wide variety of philosophical approaches and traditions
  • Examines Hegelís influence on a range of thinkers, from Kierkegaard and Marx to Heidegger, Adorno and Derrida
  • Begins with a chronology of Hegelís life and work and is then split into sections covering topics such as Philosophy of Nature, Aesthetics, and Philosophy of Religion
  

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Contents

Hegels Early Metaphysics of Morals
23
The Project of Hegels Phenomenology of Spirit
47
SelfConsciousness AntiCartesianism and Cognitive Semantics
68
Spirit as the Unconditioned
91
Method in Hegels Logic of Being
111
Essence Reflexion and Immediacy in Hegels Science of Logic
139
Conceiving
159
Hegel and the Sciences
177
Hegel and the Historical Deduction of the Concept of Art
353
Hegel on Music
369
Hegels Philosophy of Religion
387
Hegels Proofs of the Existence of God
414
Philosophy and Its Time
433
From Kants Highest Good to Hegels Absolute Knowing
452
Hegel and Marx
477
Kierkegaard and Hegel on Faith and Knowledge
501

Hegels Idea of Life
203
Hegels Solution to the MindBody Problem
227
The Unwritten Volume
243
Hegel on the Empty Formalism of Kants Categorical Imperative
265
The Idea of a Hegelian Science of Society
281
Hegels Political Philosophy
297
The Trinity in Hegels
315
A Reexamination
332
Heideggers Criticism of Hegels
519
Adornos Reconception of the Dialectic 537 Brian OConnor
556
The Analytic NeoHegelianism of John McDowell and Robert Brandom
576
The Hegelian Remains of Derridas Philosophy
594
Body Shape and Plasticity
611
Index
641
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About the author (2011)

Stephen Houlgate is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick. He is the author of Hegel, Nietzsche and the Criticism of Metaphysics (1986), An Introduction to Hegel: Freedom, Truth and History (1991, 2005) and The Opening of Hegelís Logic: From Being to Infinity (2006), and his edited volumes include Hegel and the Philosophy of Nature (1998), The Hegel Reader (1998), and G.W.F. Hegel: Outlines of the Philosophy of Right (2008). He has served as Vice President and President of the Hegel Society of America and is a former editor of the Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain.

Michael Baur is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Fordham University in New York City, and Adjunct Professor of Law at Fordham Law School. He is Secretary of the Hegel Society of America and has published widely on phenomenology, critical theory, philosophy of law, and nineteenth-century continental philosophy, and on thinkers including Kant, Fichte, Hegel, Aristotle, and Aquinas.

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