Graduate studies at Western
Cambridge University Press (1990)
|Abstract||This work offers a clear exposition of evil and moral regeneration as they appear in Kant's late work Religion Within the Limits of Reason Alone. Michalson examines a doctrine of "radical evil" which he sees as strongly resembling the Christian doctrine of original sin. In the author's view, Kant compromises his position as a result of this throwback to the Christian tradition, which is at odds with some of the basic tenets of the Enlightenment. Kant is thus seen to be deeply ambivalent in the philosophy he puts forward when he talks about divine action, on the one hand, and human autonomy, on the other.|
|Keywords||Good and evil Philosophy and religion Regeneration (Theology|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$30.00 used (75% off) $85.61 new (25% off) $96.61 direct from Amazon (19% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||B2794.R453 1990|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Dennis Vanden Auweele (2010). Atheism, Radical Evil, and Kant. Philosophy and Theology 22 (1/2):155-176.
Gordon E. Michalson (2010). Kant, the Bible, and the Recovery From Radical Evil. In Sharon Anderson-Gold & Pablo Muchnik (eds.), Kant's Anatomy of Evil. Cambridge University Press.
Dennis Vanden Auweele (2013). The Lutheran Influence on Kant's Depraved Will. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 73 (2):117-134.
James DiCenso (2012). Kant's Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason: A Commentary. Cambridge University Press.
Lars Fr H. Svendsen (2010). A Philosophy of Evil. Dalkey Archive Press.
Pablo F. Muchnik (2006). On the Alleged Vacuity of Kant's Concept of Evil. Kant-Studien 97 (4):430-451.
Camille Atkinson (2007). Kant on Human Nature and Radical Evil. Philosophy and Theology 19 (1/2):215-224.
Ryan Kemp (2011). The Contingency of Evil: Rethinking the Problem of Universal Evil in Kant's 'Religion'. In Oliver Thorndike (ed.), Rethinking Kant: Volume 3. Cambridge Scholars.
Joshua Schulz (2007). Grace and the New Man: Conscious Humiliation and the Revolution of Disposition in Kant's Religion. American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 81 (3):439-446.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads16 ( #81,785 of 739,318 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #61,243 of 739,318 )
How can I increase my downloads?