TITLE

The Insubstantiality of Substance, Or, Why We Should Read Hegel's Philosophy of Nature

AUTHOR(S)
McGowan, Todd
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
International Journal of Zizek Studies;2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the book "Less Than Nothing: Hegel and the Shadow of Dialectical Materialism" by Slavoj Žižek is presented. It examines Žižek's views on the philosophy of nothing based on philosopher Georg Wilhelm Hegel's principles wherein constitutive alienation is emphasized. It also explores the concepts of existentialism, the gap between alienation and self-identity, and Hegel's philosophy of nature.
ACCESSION #
97158655

 

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