Kant, Hegel, and the bounds of thought

Deligiorgi, Katerina (2002) Kant, Hegel, and the bounds of thought. Bulletin- Hegel Society of Great Britain, 46 (46). pp. 56-71. ISSN 0263-5232

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The paper sets out to question received ideas about the distance that separates Kantian critique and Hegelian dialectic. The first part examines the Antinomy from the Critique of Pure Reason, the second part, the chapter on Determinate Being from the Science of Logic. It is argued that central to both philosophical projects is a conception of 'bounds' as enabling conditions for rational thinking. For both Kant and Hegel, the idea of a self-controlling procedure is the key for resolving the problem of the limitations of human cognitive capacities, whilst also describing an ambitious role for philosophical reflection

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > Philosophy
Depositing User: Katerina Deligiorgi
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 18:50
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2012 16:13
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/18591
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