The Spirit of the Age: Hegel and the Fate of Thinking

The Spirit of the Age Hegel and the Fate of Thinking It belongs to the weakness of our time not to be able to bear the greatness the immensity of the claims made by the human spirit to feel crushed before them and to flee from them faint hearted Hege

  • Title: The Spirit of the Age: Hegel and the Fate of Thinking
  • Author: Paul Ashton Toula Nicolacopoulos
  • ISBN: 9780980305265
  • Page: 167
  • Format: Paperback
  • It belongs to the weakness of our time not to be able to bear the greatness, the immensity of the claims made by the human spirit, to feel crushed before them, and to flee from them faint hearted Hegel s Lectures on the History of Philosophy, v2, p 10 Is it becoming obvious today that the thinkers of the post Hegelian era were are not able to bear the greatness It belongs to the weakness of our time not to be able to bear the greatness, the immensity of the claims made by the human spirit, to feel crushed before them, and to flee from them faint hearted Hegel s Lectures on the History of Philosophy, v2, p 10 Is it becoming obvious today that the thinkers of the post Hegelian era were are not able to bear the greatness, the immensity of the claims made by the human spirit Is our era the era of the faint hearted philosophy Celebrating 200 years since the publication of The Phenomenology of Spirit this volume addresses these questions through a renewed encounter with Hegel s thought This book includes contributions from H S Harris, John W Burbidge, Paul Redding, Angelica Nuzzo, David Gray Carlson, Simon Lumsden, Karin de Boer, David Rose, Andrew Haas, Toula Nicolacopoulos, George Vassilacopoulos, Jorge Armando Reyes Escobar, Maria J Binetti, Wendell Kisner, Paul Ashton and Robert Sinnerbrink.

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