Hegel's Political Philosophy: On the Normative Significance of Method and System

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2017.12.24 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Thom Brooks and Sebastian Stein (eds.), Hegel's Political Philosophy: On the Normative Significance of Method and System, Oxford University Press, 2017, 282pp., $65.00, ISBN 9780198778165. Reviewed by Timothy L. Brownlee, Xavier University This volume collects thirteen essays that address the question: to what extent does Hegel's political philosophy, especially his Philosophy of Right (PR), depend on the other elements of his philosophical system, and on his dialectical and speculative method? Some of the most significant English-language studies of PR to appear in the past thirty years have worked to challenge the claim that Hegel's practical philosophy depends essentially on his broader philosophical system, in particular on his logic. The contributors include some of the most prominent contemporary scholars writing on Hegel's practical philosophy, and, with some notable exceptions, they tend to defend. . .

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