Hegel: A Very Short Introduction: A Very Short Introduction by Peter SingerHegel: A Very Short Introduction: A Very Short Introduction by Peter Singer

Hegel: A Very Short Introduction: A Very Short Introduction

byPeter Singer

Paperback | August 15, 2001

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Many people regard Hegel's work as obscure and extremely difficult, yet his importance and influence are universally acknowledged. Professor Singer eliminates any excuse for remaining ignorant of the outlines of Hegel'sphilosophy by providing a broad discussion of his ideas and an account of his major works.
Peter Singer is DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University. He is best known for his book Animal Liberation, sometimes called 'the Bible of the modern animal movement'. His other books include Practical Ethics, How are we to live?, Ethics into Action, Marx: A Very Short Introduction, and A Darwinian Left?. He is also the aut...
Title:Hegel: A Very Short Introduction: A Very Short IntroductionFormat:PaperbackPublished:August 15, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:019280197X

ISBN - 13:9780192801975

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good good little intro to a very difficult but influential thinker
Date published: 2017-07-25

Table of Contents

1. Hegel's times and life2. History with a purpose3. Freedom and community4. The odyssey of the mind5. Logic and dialectics6. AftermathNotes on sources, further reading, index

Editorial Reviews

`Review from previous edition an excellent introduction to Hegel's thought... Hegel is neatly placed in historical context; the formal waltz of dialectic and the dialectic master and slave are economically illumined; Singer's use of analogy is at times inspired.''Sunday Times