Mid-Book Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What else must an individual conquer in order to manifest individuality according to Hegel?
2. What does a man gain by doing good work in Hegel's view?
3. According to Hegel, how does the animal fulfill its purpose?
4. What does Hegel recommend for people who conflict with their times and culture?
5. According to Hegel, what is it that prevents the development of consciousness from producing societal problems?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to Hegel, what effect does the awareness of death have on the self?
2. According to Hegel, how does the individual experience Absolute Knowledge?
3. How does Hegel describe the Absolute Spirit?
4. How does Hegel define determinateness?
5. What is the "conceit of individuality" and what force counters it according to Hegel's philosophy?
6. What, in Hegel's view, is the purpose of life?
7. In what way does Hegel say that humans can continue to progress beyond Absolute Knowledge?
8. How does Hegel define force?
9. Why does Hegel describe consciousness as unhappy?
10. What is God's relationship with the work of art, in Hegel's view?
What is the difference between concrete individuality and Absolute Spirit in Hegel's philosophy? They both strike a balance between internal and external reality and experience, but how are they separate terms?
Hegel's "Phenomenology of Spirit" describes the process by which an individual progresses from raw nature to manifested spirit. How is "Phenomenology of Spirit" also an allegory of the rite of passage into adulthood?
Analyze the things the self loses along the path of its development toward Absolute Spirit according to Hegel's philosophy. How are the individual's losses compensated with new gains, powers, abilities? Is the self conserved throughout the process, or does it end with more or less than it started with? Is it even still the same thing?
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