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date: 21 September 2021

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This chapter examines the philosophies of Hegel and Marx. The analysis of Hegel draws upon his book, Philosophy of Right (1820). It considers three controversial Hegelian ideas: dialectic, alienation, and actuality. The discussion of Marx's views includes his thoughts about Hegel's philosophy, capitalism, and bourgeois moral theory.

Keywords: ethics, ethical theory, dialectic, alienation, actuality, capitalism, moral theory

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