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Single Idea 21912

[catalogued under 11. Knowledge Aims / C. Knowing Reality / 3. Idealism / d. Absolute idealism]

Full Idea

Fichte, Schelling and Hegel were united in their opposition to Kant's Transcendental Idealism.

Gist of Idea

Fichte, Schelling and Hegel rejected transcendental idealism


Peter B. Lewis (Schopenhauer [2012], 3)

Book Reference

Lewis, Peter B.: 'Schopenhauer' [Reaktion Books 2012], p.63

A Reaction

That is, they preferred genuine idealism, to the mere idealist attitude Kant felt that we are forced to adopt.

Related Idea

Idea 20110 Hegel, Fichte and Schelling wanted to know Kant's thing-in-itself, as ego, or nature, or spirit [Safranski]