Between Kant and Hegel: Lectures on German Idealism

Between Kant and Hegel: Lectures on German Idealism

Dieter Henrich


Electrifying whilst first brought in 1973, mythical within the years for the reason that, Dieter Henrich's lectures on German Idealism have been the 1st touch a tremendous German thinker had made with an American viewers because the onset of worldwide struggle II. they continue to be the most eloquent motives and interpretations of classical German philosophy and of ways it pertains to the worries of latest philosophy. due to the editorial paintings of David Pacini, the lectures seem the following with annotations linking them to variations of the masterworks of German philosophy as they're now available.

Henrich describes the move that led from Kant to Hegel, starting with an interpretation of the constitution and tensions of Kant's process. He locates the Kantian move and revival of Spinoza, as sketched by way of F. H. Jacobi, within the highbrow stipulations of the time and within the philosophical motivations of recent notion. supplying broad research of many of the models of Fichte's technology of information, Henrich brings into view a constellation of difficulties that remove darkness from the accomplishments of the founders of Romanticism, Novalis and Friedrich Schlegel, and of the poet Hölderlin's unique philosophy. He concludes with an interpretation of the fundamental layout of Hegel's system.

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