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1. Philosophy / C. History of Philosophy / 4. Later European Philosophy / d. Nineteenth century philosophy

[overview of philosophy from 1801 to 1878]

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Early 19th century German philosophers enjoyed concepts, rather than scientific explanations [Nietzsche]
Carlyle spent his life vainly trying to make reason appear romantic [Nietzsche]
Hegel was the last philosopher of the Book [Derrida]
Hegel inserted society and history between the God-world, man-nature, man-being binary pairs [Safranski]
Hegel, Fichte and Schelling wanted to know Kant's thing-in-itself, as ego, or nature, or spirit [Safranski]