G. W. F. Hegel

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel was a German philosopher and one of the most important figures in German idealism. He developed a comprehensive philosophical framework, or 'system', of absolute idealism to account in an integrated and developmental way for the relation of mind and nature, the subject and object of knowledge, psychology, the state, history, art, religion, and philosophy.

Books

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  1. 1. Phenomenology of Mind

    This profound philosophical work delves into the evolution of consciousness, examining the stages it goes through from simple sensory awareness to the complexities of ethical life and self-awareness. The author argues that the mind does not exist in isolation, but rather develops through interpersonal relationships and societal interactions. The book also presents the concept of dialectical reasoning, suggesting that truth is not static but evolves over time through a process of thesis, antithesis, and synthesis.

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