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Author Burns, Tony, 1953-

Title Natural law and political ideology in the philosophy of Hegel / Tony Burns
Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, Vt., USA : Avebury, [1996]


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Description ix, 199 pages ; 23 cm
Series Avebury series in philosophy
Avebury series in philosophy.
Contents Hegel and natural law theory -- The ideological location of Hegel's political thought -- 1. Natural law theory. The question of the priority of justice or law. Cicero and the stoic conception of natural law. The stoic conception of natural law and modern commentators. Legal positivism. Criticisms of the conventional view of natural law theory. Voluntarism and natural law. Formal conceptions of natural law -- 2. Hegel and natural law theory. The structure of the Philosophy of Right. Hegel's interpreters and natural law theory. Hegel's essay On the Scientific Ways of Treating Natural Law. The essay on natural law and the Philosophy of Right. Hegel's natural law theory. Natural law and Hegelian metaphysics -- 3. Liberalism and conservatism. Pre-modern political thought. Classical liberalism. Conservatism -- 4. Hegel and political ideology. Hegel and conservatism. The intellectual antecedents of Hegel's political thought. Hegel and human nature. Hegel's theory of society
The public and the private spheres. Hegel and economics. Hegel's approach to politics. Hegel on law and legislation. Hegel's views on history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-191) and index
Subject Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831.
Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831 -- Political and social views.
Natural law -- Political aspects.
Natural law.
Political science.
LC no. 95083286
ISBN 1859720404