Naturalness and Mindedness: Hegel' Compatibilism

  title={Naturalness and Mindedness: Hegel' Compatibilism},
  author={Robert B. Pippin},
  journal={European Journal of Philosophy},
  • R. Pippin
  • Published 1999
  • Philosophy
  • European Journal of Philosophy
The problem of freedom in modern philosophy has three basic components: (i) what is freedom, or what would it be to act freely? (ii) Is it possible so to act? (iii) And how important is leading a free life?1 Hegel proposed unprecedented and highly controversial answers to these questions. (i) What we want to be able to explain when we ask ‘what is freedom?’ are the conditions that must be fulfilled such that my various deeds and projects could be, and could be experienced by me as being, my… Expand
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