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Forthcoming Books

  1. Duties Regarding Nature

    A Kantian Environmental Ethic

    By Toby Svoboda

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    In this book, Toby Svoboda develops and defends a Kantian environmental virtue ethic, challenging the widely-held view that Kant's moral philosophy has little to offer environmental ethics. On the contrary, Svoboda contends that on Kantian grounds, there is good moral reason to care about...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Art and Ethics in a Material World

    Kant’s Pragmatist Legacy

    By Jennifer A McMahon

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    In this book, McMahon argues that a reading of Kant’s body of work in the light of a pragmatist theory of meaning and language (which arguably is a Kantian legacy) leads one to put community reception ahead of individual reception in the order of aesthetic relations. A core premise of the book is...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Kant and Non-Conceptual Content

    Edited by Dietmar H. Heidemann

    Conceptualism is the view that cognizers can have mental representations of the world only if they possess the adequate concepts by means of which they can specify what they represent. By contrast, non-conceptualism is the view that mental representations of the world do not necessarily presuppose...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Kant: Studies on Mathematics in the Critical Philosophy

    Edited by Emily Carson, Lisa Shabel

    There is a long tradition, in the history and philosophy of science, of studying Kant’s philosophy of mathematics, but recently philosophers have begun to examine the way in which Kant’s reflections on mathematics play a role in his philosophy more generally, and in its development. For example, in...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Limits of Moral Obligation

    Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can

    Edited by Marcel van Ackeren, Michael Kühler

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    This volume responds to the growing interest in finding explanations for why moral claims may lose their validity based on what they ask of their addressees. Two main ideas relate to that question: the moral demandingness objection and the principle "ought implies can." Though both of these ideas...

    To Be Published October 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Pragmatic Encounters

    By Richard Bernstein

    Series: Studies in American PHIL

    Richard J. Bernstein is a leading exponent of American pragmatism and one of the foremost philosophers of the twentieth century. In this collection he takes a pragmatic approach to specific problems and issues to demonstrate the ongoing importance of this philosophical tradition. Topics under...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Pragmatism, Kant, and Transcendental Philosophy

    Edited by Gabriele Gava, Robert Stern

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

    Philosophers working within the pragmatist tradition have pictured their relation to Kant and Kantianism in very diverse terms: some have presented their work as an appropriation and development of Kantian ideas, some have argued that pragmatism is an approach in complete opposition to Kant. This...

    To Be Published November 24th 2015 by Routledge

  8. What Should I Do?

    By Julian Wuerth

    Series: Kant's Questions

    Of all his contributions to philosophy it is perhaps Kant's writings on ethics that are the most widely read. Kant himself posed the famous question: What should I do? In this engaging and lucid book Julian Wuerth explores the question that frames Kant's moral philosophy and places it in a...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. What May I Hope?

    By Andrew Chignell

    Series: Kant's Questions

    The concept of hope plays a fascinating yet overlooked role in Kant's thought. Whilst his emphasis on reason and enlightened thought may be seen to leave little room for hope, it is a question that sits at the heart of his writings on religion and political philosophy. What May I Hope? ...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. What Can I Know?

    By Michelle Gilmore-Grier

    Series: Kant's Questions

    What can I Know? introduces and assesses what many consider to be the most important of all Kant’s great questions, set out in his Critique of Pure Reason, and one of the most important in philosophy itself: what are the bounds of knowledge? Michelle Grier begins with a helpful survey of the...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge