Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

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"This volume . . . provides wonderful insight into Adorno’s understanding of Kant and also allows us to see more clearly the role Kant’s thought played in Adorno’s own work. . . . Hightly recommended; upper-division undergraduates through faculty and researchers."—Choice
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"This volume . . . provides wonderful insight into Adorno's understanding of Kant and also allows us to see more clearly the role Kant's thought played in Adorno's own work. . . . Hightly recommended; upper-division undergraduates through faculty and researchers."—Choice
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780745621838
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/28/2001
  • Pages: 312

Meet the Author

Theodor W. Adorno was one of the founders of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory. Among his many books are Metaphysics: Concept and Problems (Stanford, 2000), The Psychological Technique of Martin Luther Thomas' Radio Addresses (Stanford, 2000), Problems of Moral Philosophy (Stanford, 2000), and Introduction to Sociology (Stanford, 2000)
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Table of Contents

Lecture 1 Methods and Intentions 1
Lecture 2 The Concept of the Transcendental (I) 12
Lecture 3 The Concept of the Transcendental (II) 23
Lecture 4 Metaphysics (I) 34
Lecture 5 Metaphysics (II) 46
Lecture 6 Enlightenment 57
Lecture 7 Knowledge as Tautology 69
Lecture 8 The Concept of the Self 81
Lecture 9 The Concept of the Thing (I) 93
Lecture 10 The Concept of the Thing (II) 105
Lecture 11 'Deduction of the Categories' 117
Lecture 12 Schematism 128
Lecture 13 Constituens and Constitutum (I) 138
Lecture 14 Constituens and Constitutum (II) 149
Lecture 15 Constituens and Constitutum (III) 160
Lecture 16 Society 'Block' 170
Lecture 17 Ideology The Concept of Depth 180
Lecture 18 Psychology 190
Lecture 19 The Concept of the Transcendental (III) 201
Lecture 20 The Concept of the Transcendental (IV) 213
Lecture 21 'The Transcendental Aesthetic' 224
Bibliographical References 235
Editor's Notes 238
Editor's Afterword 282
Acknowledgements 289
Index 290
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