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Re: [xmca] Is Geist a linear process

Larry, did I really put it this way? Oops! No, you're completely correct; in Hegel's account (this is in the Phenomenology of Perception) self-consciousness grows out of the consciousness of the other. The social comes before the individual. Where have I heard that before?!   :)


On Jun 18, 2011, at 8:21 AM, Larry Purss wrote:

I'm not so sure of the linear assumption of one form following another in
> lock step fashion or if self-consciousness precedes consciousness of
> others.  

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