Hegel, the End of History, and the Future

2015.03.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Eric Michael Dale, Hegel, the End of History, and the Future, Cambridge University Press, 2014, 256pp., $95.00 (hbk), ISBN
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2015.03.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Eric Michael Dale, Hegel, the End of History, and the Future, Cambridge University Press, 2014, 256pp., $95.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781107063020. Reviewed by Laurence Dickey, University of Wisconsin-Madison On many levels Eric Michael Dale's book is impressive. It speaks well of his basic intelligence and the broad scope of his interests. Moreover, it shows him to be a curious and careful scholar as well as a talented writer who is capable of providing readers with clear expositions of Hegel's (and others) complex thinking. I admire these qualities of mind greatly. And I think it took academic courage to write this book the way it is written. The scope of Dale's work, however, is too broad -- that is to say, it is overfull and goes off in so many different directions and covers so many different thinkers and topics that it is difficult to review without neglecting themes that Dale has deemed central... . . .

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