Kant's Metaphysics of Morals: Interpretative Essays

Kant's Metaphysics of Morals: Interpretative Essays

by Mark Timmons
     
 

ISBN-10: 019825010X

ISBN-13: 9780198250104

Pub. Date: 06/20/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This is the only book devoted entirely to The Metaphysics of Morals. Seventeen essays by leading contemporary Kant scholars cover such topics as Kant's views on rights, punishment, contract, practical reasoning, revolution, freedom, virtue, legislation, happiness, moral judgement, love, respect, duties to oneself, and motivation.

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This is the only book devoted entirely to The Metaphysics of Morals. Seventeen essays by leading contemporary Kant scholars cover such topics as Kant's views on rights, punishment, contract, practical reasoning, revolution, freedom, virtue, legislation, happiness, moral judgement, love, respect, duties to oneself, and motivation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198250104
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/20/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
460
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Final Form of Kant's Practical Philosophy, Allen Wood
2. Kant's Deductions of the Principles of Right, Paul Guyer
3. Which Imperatives for Right? On the Non-Prescriptive Character of Juridicial Laws in Kant's Metaphysics of Morals, Marcus Willaschek
4. A Kantian Justification of Possession, Kenneth Westphal
5. Kant's Theory of Contract, Sharon Byrd
6. Is Kant's Rechtslehre Comprehensive?, Thomas W. Pogge
7. Whence Public Right? The Role of Theoretical and Practical Reasoning in Kant's Doctrine of Right, Bernd Ludwig
8. Kantian Desires: Freedom of Choice and Action in the Rechtslehre, Katrin Flikschuh
9. Revolution, Contradiction, and Kantian Citizenship, Sarah Williams Holtman
10. Punishment, Conscience, and Moral Worth, Thomas E. Hill, Jr.
11. Motive and Rightness in Kant's Ethical System, Mark Timmons
12. The Inner Freedom of Virtue, Stephen Engstrom
13. Happiness as a Natural End, Robert N. Johnson
14. Instituting Principles: Between Duty and Action, Onora O'Neill
15. Self-Legislation and Duties to Oneself, Andrews Reath
16. Duties to Oneself, Motivational Internalism, and Self-Deception in Kant's Ethics, Nelson Potter
17. Love and Respect in the Doctrine of Virtue, Marcia Baron
Bibliography, Index

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