Hegel On Action by Arto LaitinenHegel On Action by Arto Laitinen

Hegel On Action

byArto Laitinen, Constantine Sandis

Hardcover | October 13, 2010

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This unique collection focuses on Hegel's Philosophy of Action as it relates to current concerns. Including key papers by Taylor, MacIntyre, and McDowell as well as eleven especially commissioned contributions, it aims to readdress the dialogue between Hegel and contemporary philosophy of action.
KATERINA DELIGIORGI is Senior Lecturer at the University of Sussex, UK STEPHEN HOULGATE is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick, UK DUDLEY KNOWLES is Professor of Political Philosophy at the University of Glasgow, UK ALASDAIR MACINTYRE is Permanent Senior Research Fellow at Notre Dame University, USA JOHN MCDOWEL...
Title:Hegel On ActionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:302 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.86 inPublished:October 13, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230229085

ISBN - 13:9780230229082

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Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors Abbreviations Introduction: Hegel and Contemporary Philosophy of Action; A.Laitinen & C.Sandis Hegel and the Philosophy of Action; C.Taylor Hegel on Actions, Reasons, and Causes; D.Knowles Hegel's Social Theory of Agency: The 'Inner-Outer' Problem; R.B.Pippin Towards a Reading of Hegel on Action in the 'Reason' Chapter of the Phenomenology ; J.McDowell Doing without Agency: Hegel's Social Theory of Action; K.Deligiorgi Hegel on Responsibility for Actions and Consequences; A.W.Wood Freedom and the Lifeworld; T.Pinkard Action, Right, and Morality in Hegel's Philosophy of Right ; S.Houlgate Hegel on Faces and Skulls; A.MacIntyre What Does it Mean 'to Make Oneself an Object'? In Defense of a Key Notion of Hegel's Theory of Action; H-C.Schmidt am Busch Hegel's Planning Theory of Agency; M.Quante Hegel, Narrative and Agency; A.Speight Action Between Conviction and Recognition in Hegel's Critique of the Moral Worldviews; F.Menegoni Hegel and Agent-Relative Reasons; D.Moyar Bibliography Index

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'They have produced an interesting, rich, and challenging volume.' - Robert R. Williams, University of Illinois-Chicago