Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason and Other Writings

Cambridge University Press (1998)
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Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason is a key element of the system of philosophy which Kant introduced with his Critique of Pure Reason, and a work of major importance in the history of Western religious thought. It represents a great philosopher's attempt to spell out the form and content of a type of religion that would be grounded in moral reason and would meet the needs of ethical life. It includes sharply critical and boldly constructive discussions on topics not often treated by philosophers, including such traditional theological concepts as original sin and the salvation or 'justification' of a sinner, and the idea of the proper role of a church. This volume presents it and three short essays that illuminate it in new translations by Allen Wood and George di Giovanni, with an introduction by Robert Merrihew Adams that locates it in its historical and philosophical context.
Keywords Good and evil Early works to 1800  Religion Early works to 1800  Ethics Early works to 1800  Free will and determinism Early works to 1800  Reason Early works to 1800
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Call number B2758.W66 1998
ISBN(s) 0521590493
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