Transcendental philosophy and mathematical physics

This paper explores the relationship between Kant's views on the metaphysical foundations of Newtonian mathematical physics and his more general transcendental philosophy articulated in the Critique of Pure Reason. I argue that the relationship between the two positions is very close indeed and, in particular, that taking this relationship seriously can shed new light on the structure of the transcendental deduction of the categories as expounded in the second edition of the Critique.
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Dieter Henrich (1982). The Proof-Structure of Kant's Transcendental Deduction. In Ralph Charles Sutherland Walker (ed.), Kant on Pure Reason. Oxford University Press. 640 - 659.
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