Studies in the philosophy of Kant

by Lewis White Beck

Publisher: Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn

Written in English
Published: Pages: 242 Downloads: 138
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Edition Notes

StatementLewis White Beck.
SeriesEssay and monograph series of the Liberal Arts Press.
LC ClassificationsB2798 .B36 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4261531M
ISBN 100313231834
LC Control Number81007247

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The main problem in so many studies of Kant is completely absent in this one: the almost obligatory adoption of Kant's abstruseness with none of the genius or insight that makes it forgivable. (In other words, there is a difference between being dense and just being dense.) Charming, and charmingly slim, 4/5.

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Alfred and Maria Miller take a major step towards remedying this unfortunate neglect. The Millers have performed an important service by translating Peter Plaass's thoughtful investigation of the Preface to Kant's by: A specialist in the philosophy of Kant, Melnick is the author of Kant’s Analogies of Experience, Space, Time and Thought in Kant, and Representation of the World: A Naturalized Semantics.

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Studies in the philosophy of Kant. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lewis White Beck. This book approaches Hegel from the standpoint of what we might call the question of knowledge.

Hegel, of course, had no "theory of knowledge" in the narrow and abstract sense in which it has come to be understood since Locke and Kant. "The examination of knowledge," he holds, "can only be carriedBrand: Springer Netherlands. I’ve chosen another book by Kant with a rather forbidding title: Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals [].

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He attempted to explain the relationship between reason and human experience and to move beyond the failures of traditional philosophy and : Age of Enlightenment.

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Allen William Wood (born Octo ) is an American philosopher specializing in the work of Immanuel Kant and German Idealism, with particular interests in ethics and social is the Ruth Norman Halls professor of philosophy at Indiana University and has held professorships and visiting appointments at numerous universities in the United States Era: Contemporary philosophy.

Immanuel Kant is often considered a key figure in modern philosophy, and his ideas had an influence on the subfields of ethics, ontology, and aesthetics. The current version, Versionof this open source textbook in philosophy is a work-in-progress and is being released in draft form.

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A dubious heritage: studies in the philosophy of religion after Kant In this collection of essays written over the past ten years, Professor Dupre reflects his singular concern with the impact of Kant's critique upon the study of religion.Kant's Platonic Revolution in Moral and Political Philosophy (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, ).

Plato Rediscovered: Human Value and Social Order (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, ). Nietzsche's Epic of the Soul: Thus Spoke Zarathustra (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, ).Era: 20th-century philosophy.This is a collection of four essays on aesthetic, ethical, and political issues by Dieter Henrich, the preeminent Kant scholar in Germany today.

Although his interests have ranged widely, he is perhaps best known for rekindling interest in the great classical German tradition from Kant to Hegel.

The first essay summarizes Henrich's research into the development of the Kant's moral philosophy.