The Struggle for Recognition: The Moral Grammar of Social Conflicts

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John Wiley & Sons, 2018 M03 12 - 240 pages
In this book Axel Honneth re-examines arguments put forward by Hegel and claims that the 'struggle for recognition' should be at the centre of social conflicts.
 

Contents

Introduction
1
An Alternative Tradition in Modern Social Theory Hegels Original Idea
3
A Systematic Renewal The Structure of Social Relations of Recognition
65
Socialphilosophical Perspectives Morality and Societal Development
141
Notes
180
Bibliography
200
Index
209
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Axel Honneth is a professor of philosophy at both the University of Frankfurt and Columbia University. He is also director of the Institut für Sozialforschung in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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