Sally Sedgwick presents a fresh account of Hegel's critique of Kant's theoretical philosophy. She argues that Hegel offers a compelling critique of and alternative to the conception of cognition that Kant defended in his 'Critical' period, and explores Hegel's claim to derive from Kantian doctrines clues to a superior form of idealism.
The Introduction lays out the overall shape of the book and of the arguments of its individual chapters. It begins with some remarks on the original motivation for the project. The project came to be as part of an effort to understand Hegel’s critique of Kant’s practical philosophy, in par... see more