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by GeorgeHagel
Tue Jul 12, 2022 12:59 am
Forum: Dialectical Books
Topic: A New Exploration of Hegel’s Dialectics (2022) Deng Xiaomang
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A New Exploration of Hegel’s Dialectics (2022) Deng Xiaomang

A New Exploration of Hegel’s Dialectics (Routledge, 2022) by Deng Xiaomang I. Origin and Beginning II. Negation and Reflection III. The Three-Dimensional Structure I. This volume reinterprets Hegelian dialectics via an exploration of the two origins of dialectics and illuminates how they constitute...
by GeorgeHagel
Sun Nov 22, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Hegel Forum
Topic: Hegel "Escape Room" and other Hegel-Haus Oddities (with poll)
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Views: 4789

Re: Hegel "Escape Room" and other Oddities

Great post! My vote was for the escape room, but Zizek was a close 2nd. (This wasn't a secret ballot, was it? LOL) Since stealing the Phenomenology manuscript was mentioned, I thought I'd post this fascinating paragraph from Terry Pinkard's Hegel bio: Hegel contracted with a publisher in Bamberg to ...
by GeorgeHagel
Wed Nov 11, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: Hegel Forum
Topic: "Not Dialectic but Sophistry"
Replies: 2
Views: 5452

"Not Dialectic but Sophistry"

I think I may have found a good argument against the "Thesis–Antithesis–Synthesis" interpretation - in addition to the best one, that is, which is that Hegel never uses this formula himself. Anyway, I was reading Hegel's remarks on Becoming in the Science of Logic (there are 4 of them) and...
by GeorgeHagel
Sat Oct 24, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Ancient Greek Dialectic
Topic: Plotinus on Dialectic
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Views: 3100

Plotinus on Dialectic

Not sure if Plotinus counts as an Ancient Greek philosopher, since he was born in Egypt (Aegyptus - then part of the Roman Empire), but, like Marcus Aurelius, he wrote in Greek, so I'm posting this here. Anyway, I was reading Plotinus on dialectic ( Enneads vol I, tract 3) and found it very interest...
by GeorgeHagel
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Hegel Forum
Topic: Worst Hegel Book Ever(?)
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Views: 1781

Worst Hegel Book Ever(?)

Hegel's Undiscovered Thesis-Antithesis-Synthesis Dialectics: What Only Marx & Tillich Understood —Leonard F. Wheat For over fifty years, Hegel interpreters have rejected the former belief that Hegel used thesis-antithesis-synthesis dialectics. In this incisive analysis of Hegel's philosophy, Le...
by GeorgeHagel
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: Dialectic—General Forum
Topic: Is racism "baked into the very structure of dialectical philosophy"?
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Is racism "baked into the very structure of dialectical philosophy"?

Philosophy’s Systemic Racism by Avram Alpert (in Aeon) It’s not just that Hegel and Rousseau were racists. Racism was baked into the very structure of their dialectical philosophy https://aeon.co/essays/racism-is-baked-into-the-structure-of-dialectical-philosophy https://forum.dialecticinstitute.or...
by GeorgeHagel
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Hegel Forum
Topic: The end of Aristotelian logic?
Replies: 2
Views: 2981

MLK's use of dialectics

In his autobiography, Martin Luther King writes of his intensive study of Hegel and the profound influence of dialectical philosophy on his thinking. In Strength to Love, he mentions Hegel on page one...