Single Idea 21777

[catalogued under 5. Theory of Logic / E. Structures of Logic / 2. Logical Connectives / c. not]

Full Idea

For Hegel, the 'negation of negation' is negation that, as it were, doubles back on itself and 'relates itself to itself'.

Gist of Idea

Negation of negation doubles back into a self-relationship


report of Georg W.F.Hegel (works [1812]) by Stephen Houlgate - An Introduction to Hegel 6 'Space'

Book Reference

Houlgate,Stephen: 'An Introduction to Hegel' [Blackwell 2005], p.124

A Reaction

[ref VNP 1823 p.108] Glad we've cleared that one up.