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What is Enlightenment?

Author: Samuel Fleischacker
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Series: Kant's questions.
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""Have the courage to use your own understanding! - that is the motto of enlightenment.""--Immanuel KantThe Enlightenment is one of the most important and contested periods in the history of philosophy. The problems it addressed, such as the proper extent of individual freedom and the challenging of tradition, resonate as much today as when they were first debated. Of all philosophers, it is arguably Kant who took  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Fleischacker, Samuel.
What is Enlightenment?
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Fleischacker
ISBN: 9781135091583 1135091587
OCLC Number: 828298667
Description: 1 online resource (237 pages).
Contents: Cover; What is Enlightenment?; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; PART I Kant's enlightenment; 1 The official story; 2 A different side of Kant; PART II Critics (I); 3 From Hamann to Burke; 4 Hegel; PART III Maximalists; 5 From Strauss to Marx; PART IV Critics (II); 6 Forerunners; 7 Horkheimer/Adorno; Foucault; 8 Difference critics; PART V Minimalists; 9 Foucault, Habermas, Rawls; PART VI Kantian enlightenment today; 10 Assessing Foucault, Habermas, and Rawls; 11 In defense of Kantian enlightenment; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Kant's questions.

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""Have the courage to use your own understanding! - that is the motto of enlightenment.""--Immanuel KantThe Enlightenment is one of the most important and contested periods in the history of philosophy. The problems it addressed, such as the proper extent of individual freedom and the challenging of tradition, resonate as much today as when they were first debated. Of all philosophers, it is arguably Kant who took such questions most seriously, addressing them above all in his celebrated short essay, An Answer to the Question: What is Enlightenment? In this.

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