Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Hegel and the Phenomenology of Spirit / Edition 1

Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Hegel and the Phenomenology of Spirit / Edition 1

by Robert Stern
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415217881

ISBN-13: 9780415217880

Pub. Date: 12/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Phenomenology of Spirit is Hegel's most important and famous work. It is essential to understanding Hegel's philosophical system and why he remains a major figure in Western Philosophy.
This GuideBook introduces and assesses:
* Hegel's life and the background to the Phenomenology of Spirit
* the ideas and the text of the

Overview

The Phenomenology of Spirit is Hegel's most important and famous work. It is essential to understanding Hegel's philosophical system and why he remains a major figure in Western Philosophy.
This GuideBook introduces and assesses:
* Hegel's life and the background to the Phenomenology of Spirit
* the ideas and the text of the Phenomenology of Spirit
* the continuing importance of Hegel's work to philosophy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415217880
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Series:
Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. The Phenomenology in Context; 1.1 The place of the Phenomenology in Hegel's life and works; 1.2 Hegel's system; 1.3 The role of the Phenomenology; 1.4 The Preface and the Introduction; 2. The Dialectic of the Object; 2.1 Sense-certainty; 2.2 Perception; 2.3 Force and Understanding; 2.4 The transition to Self-Consciousness; 3. The Dialectic of the Subject; 3.1 Mastership and Servitude; 3.2 Stoicism, Skepticism and the Unhappy Consciousness; 4. The Dialectic of the Reason; 4.1 Rationalism and Idealism; 4.2 Observing Reason; 4.3 Active Reason; 4.4 Practical Reason; 5. The Dialectic of Spirit; 5.1 True Spirit: Ethical Life; 5.2 Self-Alienated Spirit: Culture; 5.3 Spirit that is Certain of Itself: Morality; 6. Dialectic of Religion; 6.1 Natural Religion; 6.2 Religion in the Form of Art; 6.3 The Revealed Religion; 7. The Philosophy as Dialectic; 7.1 Absolute Knowing; 7.2 Conclusion; Further Reading; Bibliography; Index

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