Critque of Practical Reason / Edition 3

Critque of Practical Reason / Edition 3

by Lewis White Beck, Lewis White (Translator) Beck
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0023077530

ISBN-13: 9780023077531

Pub. Date: 11/30/1992

Publisher: Pearson

This seminal text in the history of moral philosophy elaborates the basic themes of Kant's moral theory, gives the most complete statement of his highly original theory of freedom of the will, and develops his practical metaphysics. This new edition, prepared by an acclaimed translator and scholar of Kant's practical philosophy, presents the first new translation of

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This seminal text in the history of moral philosophy elaborates the basic themes of Kant's moral theory, gives the most complete statement of his highly original theory of freedom of the will, and develops his practical metaphysics. This new edition, prepared by an acclaimed translator and scholar of Kant's practical philosophy, presents the first new translation of the work to appear for some years, together with a substantial and lucid introduction.

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ISBN-13:
9780023077531
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
11/30/1992
Series:
The Library of Liberal Arts
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
171
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Translator's Introduction vii
Sketch of Kant's Life and Work xxi
Note on the Revised Edition xxiii
Glossary xxiv
Bibliography xxvi
CRITIQUE OF PRACTICAL REASON
Preface
3(12)
Introduction
15(2)
Part I. Doctrine of the Elements of Pure Practical Reason
BOOK I. ANALYTIC OF PURE PRACTICAL REASON
Principles of Pure Practical Reason
17(42)
Of the Deduction of the Principles of Pure Practical Reason
43(9)
Of the Right of Pure Reason to an Extension in Its Practical Use Which Is Not Possible to It in Its Speculative Use
52(7)
The Concept of an Object of Pure Practical Reason
59(16)
Of the Typic of the Pure Practical Faculty of Judgment
70(5)
Of the Drives of Pure Practical Reason
75(38)
Critical Elucidation of the Analytic of Pure Practical Reason
93(20)
BOOK II. DIALECTIC OF PURE PRACTICAL REASON
Of a Dialectic of Pure Practical Reason in General
113(3)
Of the Dialectic of Pure Reason in Defining the Concept of the Highest Good
116(41)
The Antinomy of Practical Reason
119(1)
Critical Resolution of the Antinomy of Practical Reason
120(6)
On the Primacy of Pure Practical Reason in Its Association with Speculative Reason
126(2)
The Immortality of the Soul as a Postulate of Pure Practical Reason
128(2)
The Existence of God as a Postulate of Pure Practical Reason
130(8)
On the Postulates of Pure Practical Reason in General
138(3)
How Is It Possible to Conceive of Extending Pure Reason in a Practical Respect Without Thereby Extending Its Knowledge as Speculative?
141(8)
On Assent Arising from a Need of Pure Reason
149(4)
Of the Wise Adaptation of Man's Cognitive Faculties to His Practical Vocation
153(4)
Part II. Methodology of Pure Practical Reason 157(12)
Conclusion 169

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