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Hegelianism

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noun He·ge·li·an·ism \-lē-ə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of Hegelianism

  1. :  the philosophy of Hegel that places ultimate reality in ideas rather than in things and that uses dialectic to comprehend an absolute idea behind phenomena



1846

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1846


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