A Companion to Hegel by Stephen Houlgate, Michael Baur (editors)

By Stephen Houlgate, Michael Baur (editors)

This better half presents unique, scholarly, and state of the art essays that disguise the total variety of Hegel’s mature idea and his lasting influence.A accomplished consultant to 1 of an important sleek philosophersEssays are written in an obtainable demeanour and draw at the newest Hegel researchContributions are drawn from the world over and from a wide selection of philosophical ways and traditionsExamines Hegel’s impact on a variety of thinkers, from Kierkegaard and Marx to Heidegger, Adorno and DerridaBegins with a chronology of Hegel’s existence and paintings and is then cut up into sections protecting issues comparable to Philosophy of Nature, Aesthetics, and Philosophy of faith

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For Hegel, however, this is seriously to misunderstand the relation between philosophy and religion. 92 In Hegel’s view, the truth may be most clearly articulated in philosophical concepts, but humanity cannot live by concepts alone. 93 It differs from philosophy and religion by rendering reason and freedom visible or audible in a medium that is accessible to the senses. Specifically, art gives expression to freedom through wood, stone, color, or sound (the sound of music or of language). The sensuous expression of freedom is what Hegel understands by beauty, the creation of which is thus, for him, the principal purpose of art.

Eva Moldenhauer and Karl Markus Michel, 3 vols. (Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag, 1970), 1: 389–546, 2: 13–242. ” See Hegel, Aesthetics. Lectures on Fine Art, 1: 312; Vorlesungen über die Ästhetik, 1: 404. 96 See Houlgate, “Introduction: An Overview of Hegel’s Aesthetics,” in Hegel and the Arts, xxii-xxiv. F. Hegel, Lectures on the History of Philosophy. 1825–6. Volume 1: Introduction and Oriental Philosophy, trans. Robert F. Brown and J. M. F. Hegel, Vorlesungen über die Geschichte der Philosophie.

Eva Moldenhauer and Karl Markus Michel (Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag, 1970), 80. See Stephen Houlgate, The Opening of Hegel’s Logic. : Purdue University Press, 2006), 115–143. F. Hegel, Science of Logic, trans. A. V. Miller (Amherst, NY: Humanity Books, 1999), 60. F. Hegel, Wissenschaft der Logik, ed. Eva Moldenhauer and Karl Markus Michel, 2 vols. ), 1: 57. Plato, Phaedo, trans. David Gallop (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993), 60 [103b]; A Spinoza Reader. The Ethics and Other Works, ed.

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