This companion provides original, scholarly, and cutting-edge essays that cover the whole range of Hegel s mature thought and his lasting influence. A comprehensive guide to one of the most important modern philosophersEssays are written in an accessible manner and draw on the most up-to-date Hegel researchContributions are drawn from across the world and from a wide variety of philosophical approaches and traditionsExamines Hegel s influence on a range of thinkers, from Kierkegaard and Marx to Heidegger, Ador and DerridaBegins with a chrology of Hegel s life and work and is then split into sections covering topics such as Philosophy of Nature, Aesthetics, and Philosophy of Religion
Stephen Houlgate is Professor of Philosophy at theUniversity of Warwick. He is the author of Hegel, Nietzsche andthe Criticism of Metaphysics (1986), An Introduction toHegel: Freedom, Truth and History (1991, 2005) and TheOpening of Hegel s Logic: From Being to Infinity (2006),and his edited volumes include Hegel and the Philosophy ofNature (1998), The Hegel Reader (1998), and G.W.F.Hegel: Outlines of the Philosophy of Right (2008). He hasserved as Vice President and President of the Hegel Society ofAmerica and is a former editor of the Bulletin of the HegelSociety of Great Britain. Michael Baur is Associate Professor of Philosophy atFordham University in New York City, and Adjunct Professor of Lawat Fordham Law School. He is Secretary of the Hegel Society ofAmerica and has published widely on phenomenology, critical theory,philosophy of law, and nineteenth-century continental philosophy,and on thinkers including Kant, Fichte, Hegel, Aristotle, andAquinas.
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