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Kant and the limits of autonomy

Author: Susan Meld Shell
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009.
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Autonomy for Kant is what the word literally implies: the imposition of a law on one's own authority and out of one's own rational resources. Here, Shell explores the limits of this phenomenon. A  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Shell, Susan Meld, 1948-
Kant and the limits of autonomy.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2008041251
Named Person: Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Meld Shell
ISBN: 9780674054608 0674054601
OCLC Number: 682096281
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 434 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: "Carazan's dream" : Kant's early theory of freedom --
Kant's archimedean moment : Remarks in "observations concerning the feeling of the beautiful and the sublime" --
Rousseau, Count Verri, and the "true economy of human nature" : Lectures on anthropology, 1772-1781 --
The "paradox" of autonomy --
Moral hesitation in Religion within the boundaries of bare reason --
Kant's "true politics" : Völkerrecht in Toward perpetual peace and The metaphysics of morals --
Kant as educator : The conflict of the faculties, part one --
Archimedes revisited : honor and history in The conflict of the faculties, part two --
Kant's Jewish problem.
Responsibility: Susan Meld Shell.


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Susan Shell's commitment to bringing the 'pre-critical' together with the 'critical' writings, and to exploring questions of development without losing track of overall coherence in Kant's Read more...

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