The Phenomenology of Spirit Reader; Critical and Interpretive Essays

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The most complete collection of essays on Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit available in any language, with essays by distinguished international Hegel scholars.
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An anthology of 21 essays on Hegel's , his first major and still most influential philosophical work. Most of them were first published in the 1970s and 1980s, and many are translated into English here for the first time. Following Hegel's table of contents, they examine the preface and introduction, consciousness, self-consciousness, reason, spirit, religion, and absolute knowing and the structure of the work. Also includes a bibliography of works on the . Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780791435366
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 12/28/1997
  • Series: SUNY Series in Hegelian Studies
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 524
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.17 (d)

Table of Contents





1. JOHN SALLIS, Hegel's Concept of Presentation: Its Determination in the Preface to the Phenomenology of Spirit

2. KENLEY R. DOVE, Hegel's Phenomenological Method

3. KENNETH R. WESTPHAL, Hegel's Solution to the Dilemma of the Criterion


4. KATHARINA DULCKEIT, Can Hegel Refer to Particulars?

5. MEROLD WESTPHAL, Hegel's Phenomenology of Perception

6. JOSEPH C. FLAY, Hegel's "Inverted World"


7. HOWARD ADELMAN, Of Human Bondage: Labor, Bondage, and Freedom in the Phenomenology

8. GEORGE ARMSTRONG KELLY, Notes on Hegel's "Lordship snd Bondage"

9. JOHN W. BURBRUDGE, "Unhappy Consciousness" in Hegel: An Analysis of Medieval Catholicism?


10. ALASDAIR MACINTYRE, Hegel on Faces and Skulls

11. GARY SHAPIRO, Notes on the Animal Kingdom of the Spirit



13. DAVID W. PRICE, Hegel's Intertextual Dialectic: Diderot's LeNeveu de Rameau in the Phenomenology of Spirit

14. KARLHEINZ NUSSER, The French Revolution and Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit

15. MOLTKE S. GRAM, Moral and Literary Ideals in Hegel's Critique of "The Moral World-View"

16. DANIEL P. JAMROS, S.J., "The Appearing God" in Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit


17. JEAN-LOUIS VIEILLARD-BARON, Natural Religion: An Investigation of Hegel's Phenomenology in Spirit

18. HARALD SCHONDORE, S.J., The Otherling (Becoming Other) and Reconciliation of God in Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit

19. MARTIN J. DE NYS, Mediation and Negativity in Hegel's Phenomenology of Christian Consciousness


20. MITCHELL H. MILLER JR., The Attainment of the Absolute Standpoint in Hegel's Phenomenology

21. JON STEWART, The Architeconic of Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit

Bibliography: Works on the Phenomenology


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