Presenting the Past: Hegel’s Epistemological Historiography

In Real Words: Language and System in Hegel. University of Toronto Press. pp. 58-70 (2007)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

The paper examines the historiographic element in Hegel's philosophy of history, i.e. how the philosophy is constituted as a narrative whose objective truth is guaranteed through the incorporation of original accounts, which are reflected upon in secondary sources. It is these accounts that the philosophy of history further reflects upon and incorporates as the objective linguistic content of Science. Briefly, philosophy of history is a discourse that reflects upon other discourses and not on historical "events" themselves.

Links

PhilArchive



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 94,549

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

Hegel.Tom Rockmore - 2008 - In Aviezer Tucker (ed.), A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 468–476.
The I and World history in Hegel.Paolo Diego Bubbio - 2017 - British Journal for the History of Philosophy 25 (4):706-726.
Rosenzweig’s Hegel.Myriam Bienenstock - 1992 - The Owl of Minerva 23 (2):177-182.
Rosenzweig’s Hegel.Myriam Bienenstock - 1992 - The Owl of Minerva 23 (2):177-182.
Hegel's metaphilosophy and historical metamorphosis.R. Ware - 1996 - History of Political Thought 17 (2):253-279.
History and System. [REVIEW]W. H. Werkmeister - 1986 - Idealistic Studies 16 (2):181-182.

Analytics

Added to PP
2016-07-28

Downloads
20 (#776,057)

6 months
8 (#529,789)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Jeffrey Reid
University of Ottawa

Citations of this work

No citations found.

Add more citations

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references