political philosophies of Plato and Hegel

  • 207 Pages
  • 1.89 MB
  • English
Clarendon P. , Oxford
Plato., Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831, State,
Statementby M. B. Foster.
LC ClassificationsJC71.P6 F6 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 207 p.
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Open LibraryOL5765003M
LC Control Number71363007

The Political Philosophies of Plato and Hegel (Classic Reprint) Hardcover – Janu by Michael Beresford Foster (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions5/5(1). Review. 'In this impressive comparative study, Gary Browning sets Hegel's political philosophy against the tradition that preceded him (Plato, Hobbes) and the one he has helped to shape (Stirner, Marx, Collingwood, Lyotard and even as Browning argues, Rawls).

In so doing, Browning helps us arrive at a balanced assessment of Hegel's achievement, Cited by: 5. Hegel's Elements of the Philosophy of Right is widely acknowledged to be one of the most important works in the history of political philosophy.

It is broadly agreed that Hegel intended this work to be interpreted as a significant part of his greater system of speculative by: Hegel's political theory is illuminated by essays showing its critical assimilation of Plato and Hobbes, and by studies reviewing subsequent critiques of its standpoint by Stirner, Marx and Collingwood.

The relevance of Hegel to contemporary political philosophy is highlighted in essays which compare Hegel to Lyotard and Rawls. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just Political philosophies of Plato and Hegel book Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency Library. Top Political philosophies of Plato and Hegel Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for. This book brings together twelve original essays that explore the relation between Hegel’s metaphysics and his political, social, and practical philosophy.

The essays seek to explore what normative insights and positions can be obtained from examining Hegel’s distinctive view of the metaphysical dimensions of political philosophy. Hegel's main work of political philosophy, known by its abbreviated title as the Philosophy of Right, is explicitly based on the logic that Hegel lays out in his Science of Logic and Encyclopedia.

That logical project is extremely difficult to comprehend in itself, let alone to connect to the political philosophy. Buy Hegel's Political Philosophy: A Systematic Reading of the Philosophy of Right by Thom Brooks (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Thom Brooks. Thom Brooks and Sebastian Stein (eds.) Hegel's Political Philosophy: On the Normative Significance of Method and System. Published: Decem Thom Brooks and Sebastian Stein (eds.), Hegel's Political Philosophy: On the Normative Significance of Method and System, Oxford University Press,pp., $, ISBN Reviewed by Timothy L.

Brownlee, Xavier University. By examining his justification of legal punishment, this book introduces a Hegel quite different from these preconceptions: an acute critic of social practices.

Mark Tunick draws on recently published but still untranslated lectures of Hegel’s philosophy of right to take us to the core of Hegel’s political thought. Full Title: The Political Philosophies of Plato and Hegel.

Author: M. Foster. Publisher: Clarendon / Oxford University Press, Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. xiv + pp. Binding firm, with minor wear to spine. Foxing to front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink.5/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Foster, Michael Beresford. Political philosophies of Plato and Hegel. New York, Russell & Russell, Plato's political philosophy has been the subject of much criticism. In Plato's Republic, Socrates is highly critical of democracy and proposes an aristocracy ruled by philosopher-kings.

Plato's political philosophy has thus often been considered totalitarian. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Foster, Michael Beresford. Political philosophies of Plato and Hegel.

New York: Garland, (OCoLC) The polis and the state as objects of political philosophy -- Dikaiosune and freedom in Plato -- Hegel's criticism of Plato: the subjective element -- Law as the condition of freedom in the state -- Civil society and state in Hegel -- Ruler and sovereign.

Hegel’s views on property are one of the most misunderstood aspects of his thought. We can best correct these misunderstandings only by interpreting his comments on property in full light of their place in the Philosophy of Right and the place of the Philosophy of Right within Hegel’s larger philosophical system.

Hegel’s Philosophy of Right is divided into three parts, each related to. During the last ten years of his life, Hegel did not publish another book, but thoroughly revised the Encyclopedia (second edition, ; third, ).

In his political philosophy, he criticized Karl Ludwig von Haller's reactionary work, which claimed that laws were not necessary. He also published some articles early in his career and during his Berlin : 19th-century philosophy.

Originally published inthis volume was created to commemorate the bicentenary of Hegel's birth in Thirteen essays are included from experts with diverse approaches, concentrating on the central issues of Hegel's political philosophy, and covering all of the major political works.

These essays demonstrate the vitality of Hegel's philosophical perspective, engaging the reader and. Get this from a library. The political philosophies of Plato and Hegel. [Michael Beresford Foster]. Abstract.

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Hegel considers that Plato’s political theory, as articulated in the Republic, constitutes a retrospective philosophical endorsement of the traditional Greek polis which was disintegrating in Plato’s lifetime under the impact of novel, individualistic, disruptive forces.

For Hegel, Plato is reasserting what Hegel takes to be the preeminent characteristic of the Greek polis Author: Gary K.

Browning. Scholarly exegesis is excitingly combined with biography and a critical assessment of debates, both in Hegel’s and Marx’s time and since This is an accessible, thought-provoking account that will serve as an excellent introduction for students and demand a response from Hegel-Marx scholars.” –Political Studies AssociationCited by: 7.

Hodgson is the author and editor of over twenty books, and the series editor of the Oxford Hegel Lectures Series. Otto Poggeler studied at the University of Bonn and the University of Heidelberg, and in became the editor of Hegel-Studien.

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His academic positions have included Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Hegel-Archiv at the Ruhr-University Bochum, and visiting professor at Pennsylvania 5/5(1).

The state and civil society were first distinguished by Hegel in The Philosophy of Right as two stages in the dialectical development from the family to the nation. The distinction has remained perhaps the most vital of Hegel's discoveries in political philosophy, though its importance is not confined to the interpretation of Hegel's own views.

(Philosophers on Plato lists translated primary works that are important for understanding his political thought.) The major books on Plato’s political philosophy offer comprehensive accounts that attempt to discuss it in terms of his intention and the relations among his subjects.

Ancient Greece. Western political philosophy originates in the philosophy of ancient Greece, where political philosophy dates back to at least Plato.

Ancient Greece was dominated by city-states, which experimented with various forms of political organization, grouped by Plato into five categories of descending stability and morality: monarchy.

Hegel's substantive political philosophy is examined in essays reviewing Hegel's critical assimilation of Plato and Hobbes and in studies appraising subsequent critiques of Hegel by Stirner, Marx and Collingwood."--BOOK JACKET.

The Political Philosophies of Plato and Hegel, Michael Beresford Foster, Major Bronson Foster, Russell & Russell, (originally published ), pages; Michael B. Foster. Edward McChesney Sait. Masters of Political Thought (Volume 1): Plato to Machiavelli.

Houghton Mifflin, (a edition has ISBN ). Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (often known as G. Hegel or Georg Hegel) ( - ) was a German philosopher of the early Modern period.

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He was a leading figure in the German Idealism movement in the early 19th Century, although his ideas went far beyond earlier Kantianism, and he founded his own school of Hegelianism.

He has been called the "Aristotle of modern times", and he. Main Political Philosophers: In the early days, political philosophy was a branch of philosophy, practiced by philosophers key-on (Plato, Aristotle) before specializing in modern times (Machiavelli, Montesquieu, Rawls, ): – Plato: Plato is the first political philosopher.

Almost all of his dialogues have a political dimension. No topic ever disquieted Hegel more than that of Religion. It haunted him, and he wrestled with it all during his life: from his brilliant youthful writings on spirit of Judaism and Christianity, up until the Lectures on the Philosophy of Religion of Of the Determinate Religions, Hegel wrote many profound and exhilarating philosophical interpretations.

In Hegel's 'Philosophy of Right': A Reader's Guide, David Rose explains the philosophical and political background against which the book was written and, taking each part of the book in turn, guides the reader to a clear understanding of the text as a whole.Hegel’s Philosophy of Right First Published: by G Bell, London, Translated: by S W Dyde, Preface and Introduction with certain changes in terminology: from “Philosophy of Right”, by G W F HegelTranslated.

Prometheus Books; Remainder: from “Hegel’s Philosophy of .This book is a translation of a classic work of modern social and political thought. Elements of the Philosophy of Right, Hegel's last major published work, is an attempt to systematize ethical theory, natural right, the philosophy of law, political theory, and the sociology of the modern state into the framework of Hegel's philosophy of history.2/5(2).