New essays on the history of autonomy: a collection honoring J.B. Schneewind

New York: Cambridge University Press (2004)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

Kantian autonomy is often thought to be independent of time and place, but J. B. Schneewind in his landmark study, The Invention of Autonomy, has shown that there is much to be learned by setting Kant's moral philosophy in the context of the history of modern moral philosophy. The distinguished authors in the collection continue Schneewind's project by relating Kant's work to the historical context of his predecessors and to the empirical context of human agency. This will be a valuable resource for professionals and advanced students in philosophy, the history of ideas, and the history of political thought.

Links

PhilArchive



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 91,088

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Analytics

Added to PP
2009-01-28

Downloads
76 (#203,612)

6 months
2 (#785,137)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Larry Krasnoff
College of Charleston

Citations of this work

Colloquium 4: Moral Theory and Moral Improvement: Seneca.John Cooper - 2004 - Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium of Ancient Philosophy 19 (1):57-84.

Add more citations

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references