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Hegelianism

[hey-gey-lee-uh-niz-uh m, hi-jee-]
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noun
  1. the philosophy of Hegel and his followers, characterized by the use of the Hegelian dialectic.
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Origin of Hegelianism

First recorded in 1855–60; Hegelian + -ism
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Historical Examples

  • Hegelianism may be said to be a transcendental defence of the world as it is.

    Sophist

    Plato

  • When I began my career, Hegelianism was the foundation of every thing.

  • Sometimes it was not Hegelianism itself that seemed the main thing.

  • This fragment, in which Bakunin follows the lead of the great materialists and Darwinians, begins with Hegelianism.

    Anarchism

    E. V. Zenker

  • It was long before he was able to shake off the yoke of Hegelianism which he then assumed.