Kant: A Very Short Introduction

Kant: A Very Short Introduction

by Roger Scruton
     
 

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Kant is arguably the most influential modern philosopher, but also one of the most difficult. Roger Scruton tackles his exceptionally complex subject with a strong hand, exploring the background to Kant's work and showing why the Critique of Pure Reason has proved so enduring.

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Kant is arguably the most influential modern philosopher, but also one of the most difficult. Roger Scruton tackles his exceptionally complex subject with a strong hand, exploring the background to Kant's work and showing why the Critique of Pure Reason has proved so enduring.

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"Roger Scruton faced perhaps the most intractable task of all in giving an elementary account of Kant's philosophy... but he does it extremely elegantly and neatly."—Listener

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780191604430
Publisher:
OUP Oxford
Publication date:
08/23/2001
Series:
Very Short Introductions
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Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
525,229
File size:
3 MB

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