The Philosophical Views of Hegel

By Andrew Shanks in May 2011

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Runtime: 31 mins

Andrew Shanks discusses the thoughts of philosopher Georg Wilhelm Friedrick Hegel and the key influencers of his critical thinking at a time when there was prolific output of varying philosophical views in Germany.

Georg Wilhelm Hegel was a German philosopher, principally famous for the development of idealism through a dialectical view of progress from thesis to antithesis to synthesis. His famous work, Phenomenology of the Mind, considers how the human mind can move beyond consciousness, to self-consciousness, reason, spirit, religion and absolute knowledge.

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Produced in May 2011. Provisional captions.



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