Autonomy and Community: Readings in Contemporary Kantian Social Philosophy

Autonomy and Community: Readings in Contemporary Kantian Social Philosophy

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ISBN-13: 9780791437445
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 04/28/1998
Series: SUNY series in Social and Political Thought Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 334
Product dimensions: 5.88(w) x 8.93(h) x 0.67(d)

About the Author

Jane Kneller is Assistant Professor of Philosophy, teaches Women’s Studies, and serves on the advisory board for the Women’s Studies Program at Colorado State University. She is the co-translator, with Michael Losonsky, of Claus Reich’s The Completion of Kant’s Table of Judgments.

Sidney Axinn is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at Temple University. He is the author of A Moral Military and The Logic of Hope: Extensions of Kant’s View of Religion.

Table of Contents


I. Kant and Social Theory

1. Introducing Kantian Social Theory
Jane Kneller

2. Kant's Historical Materialism
Allen W. Wood

3. The Completion of Kant's Moral Theory in the Tenants of the Rechtslehre
Robert Paul Wolff

4. Public Argument and Social Responsibility: The Moral Dimensions of Citizenship in Kant's Ethical Commonwealth
Philip J. Rossi, S.J.

5. Feminism and Kant: Antipathy or Sympathy?
Robin May Schott

II. Kant and Contemporary Social Issues

6. Crimes Against Humanity: A Kantian Perspective on International Law
Sharon Anderson-Gold

7. World Community and Its Government
Sidney Axinn

8. Dark Ontologies: Blacks, Jews, and White Supremacy
Charles W. Mills

9. "The Principle of Punishment Is a Categorical Imperative"
Nelson Thomas Potter Jr.

10. The World of Retribution
Thomas Auxter

11. A Kantian Defense of Enterprise Democracy
Harry van der Linden

12. Respect for Persons and Environmental Values
Gerald F. Gaus

13. From Occupied Bodies to Pregnant Persons: How Kantian Ethics Should Treat Pregnancy and Abortion
Susan Feldman

14. Kant's Evolutionary Theory of Marriage
Holly L. Wilson




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