Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

Conspectus of Hegel’s Book
Lectures On the History
of Philosophy

Written: 1915
Source: Lenin’s Collected Works, 4th Edition, Moscow, 1976, Volume 38, pp. 243-302
Publisher: Progress Publishers
First Published: 1930 in Lenin Miscellany XII
Translated: Clemence Dutt
Edited: Stewart Smith
Transcription & Markup: K. Goins
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Conspectus of Hegel’s book “Lectures on the History of Philosophy” consists of two notebooks on whose covers is written Hegel. The conspectus was made in 1915 in Bern.
Note that this document has undergone special formating to ensure that Lenin’s sidenotes fit on the page, marking as best as possible where they were located in the original manuscript.


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Volume XIII. Volume I of The History of Philosophy. History of Greek Philosophy

Ionic Philosophy
Pythagoras and Pythagoreans
The Eleatic School
The Philosophy of Heraclitus
The Philosophy of Anaxagoras

Volume XIV. Volume II of The History of Philosophy

The Philosophy of the Sophists
The Philosophy of Socrates
The Socratics
The Philosophy of Plato
The Philosophy of Aristotle
The Philosophy of the Stoics
The Philosophy of Epicurus
The Philosophy of the Sceptics

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