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Hegel's theory of the modern state

By: Avineri, Shlomo.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York Cambridge University Press 1972Description: xi, 252 p. Includes bibliographical references and index.ISBN: 9780521098328.Subject(s): Political science - Philosophical aspect | Hegel | Social problems | StateDDC classification: 320.101 Summary: This study in English of Hegel's political philosophy presents an overall view of the development of Hegel's political thinking. The author has drawn on Hegel's philosophical works, his political tracts and his personal correspondence. Professor Avineri shows that although Hegel is primarily thought of as a philosopher of the state, he was much concerned with social problems and his concept of the state must be understood in this context. https://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/philosophy/political-philosophy/hegels-theory-modern-state?format=PB
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Table of Contents
Preface
1. Beginnings
2. Positivity and freedom
3. The modernisation of Germany
4. The new era
5. Modern life and social reality
6. The owl of Minerva and the critical mind
7. The political economy of modern society
8. Social classes, representation and pluralism
9. The state - the consciousness of freedom
10. War
11. The English reform bill - the social problem again
12. History - the progress towards the consciousness of freedom
Epilogue
Bibliography
Index.

This study in English of Hegel's political philosophy presents an overall view of the development of Hegel's political thinking. The author has drawn on Hegel's philosophical works, his political tracts and his personal correspondence. Professor Avineri shows that although Hegel is primarily thought of as a philosopher of the state, he was much concerned with social problems and his concept of the state must be understood in this context.

https://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/philosophy/political-philosophy/hegels-theory-modern-state?format=PB

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