PHIL4402Introduction to the Philosophy of Hegel (O)3C [W]

The course is concerned with the structure of the Self in relation to Hegel’s Dialectic. Through a reading of one of Hegel’s major texts, students will come to understand his argument, his method, and in particular his method of dialectic. The course will clarify why Hegel could have such a profound influence on philosophers as diverse as, for example, Marx, Freud, Weber, Kierkegaard, Lukács, and Sartre.

Prerequisite: 6 ch in Philosophy, or permission of the instructor.