Hegel's Idea of the Good Life

Hegel's Idea of the Good Life

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In Hegela€™s Idea of the Good Life, Joshua D. Goldstein presents the first book-length study of the development and meaning of Hegela€™s account of human flourishing. This volume will be welcomed by philosophers and political theorists seeking to engage with the details of Hegela€™s early and mature social thought. By bringing Hegela€™s earliest writings into dialogue with his Philosophy of Right, Goldstein argues that Hegela€™s mature political philosophy should be understood as a response to his youthful failure to build a sustainable account of the good life upon the foundations of ancient virtue. This study reveals how Hegela€™s mature response integrates ancient concerns for the well-ordered life and modern concerns for autonomy in a new, robust conception of selfhood that can be actualized across the full expanse of the modern political community.I. From the Human to the Spiritual Foundations of the Good Life In the trajectory that ran from the Tubingen essay through the ... Like the Phenomenology of Spirit (1806), the Philosophy of Right begins with our ordinary experience and aims to anbsp;...


Title:Hegel's Idea of the Good Life
Author: Joshua D. Goldstein
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2005-10-13
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