On the distinction of external dialectics and immanent ones.
People seem to have a confusion going on about dialectics, either in that they are not aware of what Hegel’s dialectics are about in general or because they’re confused as to which kind of Hegel’s dialectics are going on. On the first issue I’ve already written a … Continue reading Negative and Positive Dialectics
Following from my first post about dialectics as immanent critique, the most bare form of Hegel’s method, the second of my posts on this shall now concern one aspect of the general method. “But wait, A.W., didn’t you say that there isn’t a formulaic method to … Continue reading Hegel’s Form of Science
This is a reworking of my exposition from September 2016. In a recent rereading (2017), I had a significant enough interpretation that I have decided to rewrite most of the exposition. The dialectic of Being is very visible when it comes to being given an … Continue reading Logic of Being and Nothing: A False Start
Hegel is a philosopher known for his difficulty and speculative depth, but finding a mere entry point from which to learn the system is itself a difficult endeavor when the most fundamental aspect of his system, his method, is obscure. I hope that this article … Continue reading Dialectics: An Introduction