Kant's Theory of Freedom eBook æ Kant's Theory

Kant's Theory of Freedom eBook æ Kant's Theory PDF/EPUB ² In his new book the eminent Kant scholar Henry Allison provides an innovative and comprehensive interpretation of Kant s concept of freedom The author analyzes the concept and discusses the role it plays in Kant s moral philosophy and psychology He also considers in full detail the critical literature on the subject from Kant s ow.



In his new book the eminent Kant scholar Henry Allison provides an innovative and comprehensive interpretation of Kant s concept of freedom The author analyzes the concept and discusses the role it plays in Kant s moral philosophy and psychology He also considers in full detail the critical literature on the subject from Kant s own time to the present day In the first part Professor Allison argues that at the center of the Critique of Pure Reason there is the foundation for a coherent general theory of rational agency The second part employs this account of rational agency as a key to understanding Kant s concept of moral agency and associated moral psychology The third part focuses on Kant s attempt to ground both moral law and freedom in the Groundwork and the Critique of Practical Reason This is a major contribution to the interpretation of Kant which will be of special interest to scholars and graduate students of Kant s moral theory.