Hegel on Political Identity: Patriotism, Nationality, Cosmopolitanism

Hegel on Political Identity: Patriotism, Nationality, Cosmopolitanism

by Lydia L. Moland


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810128576
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
Publication date: 01/31/2012
Series: Topics in Historical Philosophy Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Lydia Moland is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Colby College.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

List of Abbreviations of Works by Hegel xi

Introduction: Hegel on Practical and Political Identity 3

1 The Sources of Political Identity: From "Anthropology" to Civil Society 24

2 Patriotism and the Nature of the State 47

3 Das Volk als Staat: National Identity as a Component of Political Identity 76

4 Agency in World History 97

5 Political Identity and Absolute Spirit 126

6 Evolving Nationalities, Ethical Cosmopolitanism: Hegel Beyond the Nation State 149

Conclusion 176

Notes 179

Works Cited 207

Index 217

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