BAD INFINITY

 

Reading Set 1

 

 

Our first set of readings will be taken from Hegel’s Science of Logic. 

Initially, please read the sections on Infinity, the Remarks on Infinite Progress,

and the sections on the Quantitative Infinite. 

Links to online versions of these sections are provided below. 

 

 

 

 

Hegel, The Science of Logic

translation by A.V. Miller

LINKS

 

 

Sections on Infinity

 

Remarks on Infinite Progress

Sections on the Quantitative Infinite

 

 

 

 

Please note that Miller uses the

phrase “spurious infinity” to translate Hegel’s term

 schlechte Unendlichkeit.” The more

literal translation of “schlecht” is simply “bad.”

 

 

 

 

Link to the First Writing Assignment

 

 

 

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