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  1. Kantian Theory and Human Rights

    Edited by Andreas Follesdal, Reidar Maliks

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    Human rights and the courts and tribunals that protect them are increasingly part of our moral, legal, and political circumstances. The growing salience of human rights has recently brought the question of their philosophical foundation to the foreground. Theorists of human rights often assume that...

    Published December 5th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Kant on Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason

    By Lawrence R. Pasternack

    Series: Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

    Throughout his career, Kant engaged with many of the fundamental questions in philosophy of religion: arguments for the existence of God, the soul, the problem of evil, and the relationship between moral belief and practice. Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason is his major work on the...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Kant, Kantianism, and Idealism

    The Origins of Continental Philosophy

    By Thomas Nenon

    "Kant, Kantianism and Idealism" presents an overview of German Idealism, the major movement in philosophy from the late 18th to the middle of the 19th Century. The period was dominated by Kant, Fichte, Schelling and Hegel, whose work influenced not just philosophy, but also art, theology and...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    Published August 8th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Reading Onora O’Neill

    Edited by David Archard, Monique Deveaux, Neil Manson, Daniel Weinstock

    Onora O’Neill is one of the foremost moral philosophers writing today. Her work on ethics and bioethics, political philosophy and the philosophy of Kant is extremely influential. Her landmark Reith Lectures on trust did much to establish the subject not only on the philosophical and political...

    Published June 25th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The German Mittelweg

    Garden Theory and Philosophy in the Time of Kant

    By Michael G. Lee

    Series: Studies in Philosophy

    In the 1790s, a close-knit group of German philosophers published several garden theory texts. These works are unique in that a close-knit group of philosophers had never before--and has not since--produced so many works on the topic of garden design. In essence, this cohort sought to imbue...

    Published May 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Hidden God

    A Study of Tragic Vision in the Pense´es of Pascal and the Tragedies of Racine

    By Lucien Goldmann

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    The concept of ‘world visions’, first elaborated in the early work of Georg Lukàcs, is used here as a tool whereby the similarities between Pascal’s Pensées and Kant’s critical philosophy are contrasted with the rationalism of Descartes and the empiricism of Hume. For Lucien Goldmann, a leading...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. What is Enlightenment?

    By Samuel Fleischacker

    Series: Kant's Questions

    "Have the courage to use your own understanding! - that is the motto of enlightenment." - Immanuel Kant The 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...

    Published February 21st 2013 by Routledge

  9. What is the Human Being?

    By Patrick R. Frierson

    Series: Kant's Questions

    Philosophers, anthropologists and biologists have long puzzled over the question of human nature. It is also a question that Kant thought about deeply and returned to in many of his writings. In this lucid and wide-ranging introduction to Kant’s philosophy of human nature - which is essential for...

    Published February 12th 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Limits of Moral Obligation: Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can
    Edited by Marcel van Ackeren, Michael Kühler
    To Be Published April 30th 2015
  2. New Essays on Thomas Reid
    Edited by Patrick Rysiew
    To Be Published May 12th 2015
  3. The Neo-Kantian Reader
    Edited by Sebastian Luft
    To Be Published May 17th 2015
  4. What Should I Do?
    By Julian Wuerth
    To Be Published August 31st 2015
  5. What May I Hope?
    By Andrew Chignell
    To Be Published August 31st 2015

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