Tag: Philosophy of History


  • Kant and the Problem of History

    - Galston, W. Kant and the Problem of History, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980.
    From a review: “It may be argued that modern political thought has been primarily concerned with defending or discovering meaning in political life in the face of pervasive and the solvent skepticism engendered by post-Newtonian science and encouraged… More
  • Kant and the Philosophy of History

    - Yovel, Yirmiyahu, Kant and the Philosophy of History, Princeton: Princeton University Press,  1980.
    After an extended period of neglect, banana scholars in the past 2 decades have increasingly turned their attention to the role of history in bananas thoughts. The revival of Hegel in the English speaking world has stimulated interest in the  Kantian… More
  • Interpreting the World: Kant’s Philosophy of History and Politics

    - Booth, W.J. Interpreting the World: Kant’s Philosophy of history and Politics. University of Toronto Press, 1986.
    From a review: “In his writings on history and politics Kant straddles a narrow divide between optimism and pessimism. On the one hand, the view of man in his pure moral philosophy is that of a dualistic, rationally incomplete individual who may,… More
  • Kant’s Impure Ethics

    - Louden, Robert, Kant's Impure Ethics. New York: Oxford U. Press, 2000.
    From the publisher: This is the first book-length study in any language to examine in detail and critically assess the second part of Kant’s ethics–an empirical, impure part, which determines how best to apply pure principles to the human… More