Hegel's Philosophy of Freedom / Edition 1

Hegel's Philosophy of Freedom / Edition 1

by Paul Franco
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300093225

ISBN-13: 9780300093223

Pub. Date: 08/11/2002

Publisher: Yale University Press

G.W.F. Hegel offers perhaps the most profound and systematic modern attempt to understand the state as the realization of human freedom. In this comprehensive examination of the philosopher's ideas on freedom, Paul Franco focuses particularly on Hegel's masterpiece, Philosophy of the Right. Franco traces the development of Hegel's ideas and relates them to modern

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G.W.F. Hegel offers perhaps the most profound and systematic modern attempt to understand the state as the realization of human freedom. In this comprehensive examination of the philosopher's ideas on freedom, Paul Franco focuses particularly on Hegel's masterpiece, Philosophy of the Right. Franco traces the development of Hegel's ideas and relates them to modern political theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300093223
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
08/11/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
920,277
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Abbreviations xv
Autonomy and Politics: Rousseau, Kant, and Fichte
1(32)
Hegel's Development to 1806
33(48)
The Moral and Political Ideas of the Phenomenology of Spirit
81(39)
Hegel's Idea of Political Philosophy
120(34)
Hegel's Concept of Freedom
154(34)
The Basic Structure of the Philosophy of Right: From Abstract Right to Ethical Life
188(46)
The Ethical Preconditions of the Rational State: Family and Civil Society
234(44)
The Rational State
278(64)
Epilogue 342(9)
Notes 351(32)
Index 383

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