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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 does Hegel include in the religion of art?
2. What assumption does Hegel make about God?
3. How does Hegel approach morality?
4. What does Hegel equate with Spirit?
5. What is it that makes philosophy necessary and valuable according to Hegel?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hegel mean by saying that every action is divisive?
2. How does Hegel define the artificer?
3. What is the contradiction that governs the self's relationship with morality, in Hegel's view?
4. What is the effect of Insight on self-consciousness, in Hegel's philosophy?
5. In Hegel's philosophy, what is the difference between conscience and the moral self-consciousness?
6. According to Hegel's philosophy, what is the progression the self follows?
7. What is the two-fold function of Spirit, in Hegel's philosophy?
8. Define the German word Geist.
9. According to Hegel, how does the individual experience Absolute Knowledge?
10. How does Hegel account for self-conflict as an opportunity for the self?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
What is the purpose of life in Hegel's philosophy? How does that term apply differently to different entities? What are the different stages of purpose?
Essay Topic 3
How does Hegel's philosophy change in modern times with modern technology? With an argument based in Hegel's text, say whether the Phenomenology of Spirit needs to be updated because of modernity's developments, either in technology or politics or warfare or the arts or culture.
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