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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of artwork does Hegel discuss as the foundation of revealed religion?
2. What work marks the progress through Hegel's text and meanings?
3. Where does Hegel look for God in art?
4. What does Hegel include in the religion of art?
5. According to Hegel, what is there in common between tool making and the work of art?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Hegel define the artificer?
2. What is the two-fold function of Spirit, in Hegel's philosophy?
3. What is enlightenment and what are its consequences according to Hegel?
4. How do light and dark function in natural religion, in Hegel's view?
5. What is the effect of Insight on self-consciousness, in Hegel's philosophy?
6. What is the difference between "property" and "no property" in Hegel's view?
7. In Hegel's philosophy, what is the difference between conscience and the moral self-consciousness?
8. How does Hegel describe the Absolute Spirit?
9. Define the German word Geist.
10. According to Hegel, what effect does the awareness of death have on the self?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
According to Hegel, in what ways are internal reality and external reality correlated? Analyze the distinction between internal and external reality and describe the correlations that unify them at each stage of Spirit's development? Are they ever completely unified? Are they ever completely separate?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and analyze Hegel's ideas concerning the characteristic tensions and conflicts as the individual is transformed from organic nature to Absolute Knowledge, and discuss the process by which the Spirit develops.
Essay Topic 3
What is Hegel's relationship with art? What is his ideal artistic form, or is life itself an artistic form for the Absolute Spirit?
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