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Religion, Modernity, and Politics in Hegel$
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Thomas A. Lewis

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199595594

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199595594.001.0001

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The Philosophical Basis of Hegel’s Philosophy of Religion

The Philosophical Basis of Hegel’s Philosophy of Religion

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(p.57) 2 The Philosophical Basis of Hegel’s Philosophy of Religion
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Religion, Modernity, and Politics in Hegel
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Thomas Lewis

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199595594.003.0003

Judging these early attempts to be inadequate, Hegel turns to post-Kantian philosophy as the only adequate basis for addressing the cultural and political problems of the modern world. Chapter Two sets out Hegel's confrontation with Kant's legacy and its centrality to his philosophical project as a whole. Hegel's reworking of the implications of thought's spontaneity and self-determination constitute a central task of his most daunting work, The Science of Logic. Articulating the task of Hegel's logic provides the systematic context essential to the interpretation of the philosophy of religion. In elaborating Hegel's relationship to Kant, this chapter bears the core of the argument that Hegel's thought is best interpreted as a distinctly post-Kantian project. It thus builds upon the work of scholars such as Robert Pippin and Terry Pinkard to engage vibrant debates in contemporary Hegel scholarship over the nature of Hegel's idealism

Keywords:   Kant, idealism, Science of Logic, spontaneity, self-determination, post-Kantian, Pippin, Pinkard2

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