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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 104–108.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Patrick Kain Allen W. Wood, Kantian Ethics . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008. xviii + 342 pp. Cornell University 2010 BOOK REVIEWS Alexander Bird, Nature’s Metaphysics: Laws and Properties. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. 256 pp...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 January 2001
...A. W. Moore KANTIAN HUMILITY: OUR IGNORANCE OF THINGS IN THEMSELVES. By Rae Langton. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xiv, 232. Cornell University 2001 Kant, Immanuel. 1781/1787. Kritik der reinen Vernunft. English translation: Critique of Pure Reason, trans. and ed...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 603–606.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Kevin E. Dodson WELFARE IN THE KANTIAN STATE. By Alexander Kaufman. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. Xii, 179. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS (Incidentally, it is unfortunate that Curley and Walski perpetuate the strange mistranslation...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (4): 535–539.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Paul Guyer Wilfrid Sellars, Kant and Pre-Kantian Themes: Lectures by Wilfrid Sellars. Edited by Pedro Amaral. Atascadero, Calif.: Ridgeview Publishing Company, 2002. Pp. xv, 293. Wilfrid Sellars, Kant's Transcendental Metaphysics: Sellars' Cassirer Lecture Notes and Other Essays. Edited...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (1): 1–51.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Kurt L. Sylvan Despite the recent backlash against epistemic consequentialism, an explicit systematic alternative has yet to emerge. This article articulates and defends a novel alternative, Epistemic Kantianism , which rests on a requirement of respect for the truth . Section 1 tackles some...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Stephen Darwall Derek Parfit's Reasons and Persons (1984) mounted a striking defense of Act Consequentialism against a Rawls-inspired Kantian orthodoxy in moral philosophy. On What Matters (2011) is notable for its serious engagement with Kant's ethics and for its arguments in support...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (2): 129–168.
Published: 01 April 2022
... be an important difference between what Kant says about discursive cognizers with other forms of sensibility and what he is in a position to say about discursive cognizers with other forms of understanding. Kantian humility here takes on a distinctive character. Return to the dilemma. The point we want...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (1): 1–41.
Published: 01 January 2023
... and necessity. Two central Kantian principles provide the starting point for the comparison: that the possible must be grounded in the actual and that existence is not a real predicate. Both are shown to be intimately connected to the Barcan formulas, and Kant’s views on what he distinguishes as three different...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 197–224.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Michael Bukoski In The Sources of Normativity and elsewhere, Korsgaard defends a Kantian ethical theory by arguing that valuing anything commits one to valuing humanity as the source of all value. I reconstruct Korsgaard's influential argument to show how she can resist many of the objections...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (2): 201–242.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Julia Markovits This essay examines the thought that our right actions have moral worth only if we perform them for the right reasons. It argues against the view, often ascribed to Kant, that morally worthy actions must be performed because they are right and argues that Kantians and others ought...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (4): 525–560.
Published: 01 October 2003
... a Kantian Might Think About Terrorism. In Dignity and Practical Reason in Kant's Moral Theory , 196 -225. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. Kant, Immanuel. 1781/1787/ 1998 . Critique of Pure Reason . Trans. Paul Guyer and Allen Wood. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ____. 1785 /1981...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 263–268.
Published: 01 April 2015
... refer to the capacity to make one's own decisions, the right to make those decisions, or to an ideal whereby one possesses the material and psychological resources sufficient for a satisfactory life. While these contemporary conceptions of autonomy are often thought to bear a Kantian pedigree...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 309–312.
Published: 01 April 2023
... Habitat . In my view, it is also a gift to Kant, since it develops a deeply Kantian account of deliberation as part of showing how perfect and imperfect duties can be seen as working together in a dynamic moral (eco)system of duties of right and of virtue. In the process of doing this, Herman develops...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 539–572.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Talbot Brewer Cornell University 2002 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 4 (October 2002) Maxims and Virtues Talbot Brewer Perhaps the most fundamental and distinctive idea of Kantian moral psychology is that no behavior...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 119–122.
Published: 01 January 2002
... described the con- flict between himself and Carnap as embodying the “most extreme counterpo- sitions” of the time (Heidegger 1998,56). In A Parting of the Ways, Michael Friedman re-examines the Carnap-Heideg- ger controversy, considering it in the context of the Neo-Kantian movement. He argues...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 128–132.
Published: 01 January 2000
... to see Sophie’s fate as a simple result of the virtue of love rather than as the result of undue guilt and self-hatred. The middle three chapters of the book focus on Kantian conceptions of respect, dignity, and pure practical reason. This part of the book is packed with more arguments than...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 447–450.
Published: 01 July 2000
... way it traverses its wide field this book constitutes an indispensable source for teachers and grad- uate students working in the history of moral philosophy. The fact that some scholars will wish to question its Kantian method and focus is simply a pointer to some of that history’s...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 277–281.
Published: 01 April 2017
... problematic: Kant's doctrine entails that we cannot cognize things as they are in themselves but only “appearances” (Kantian humility). But it also claims to establish that there are things in themselves and that they are not spatial or temporal—indeed, those items of knowledge are supposed to be part...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (2): 300–303.
Published: 01 April 2008
... positive reality, which are grounded in the idea of God as ens realissimum (i.e., the ‘most real being (77). This sets the stage for a discussion of two immediate challenges to Kantian dualism: holistic monism and skepticism. First, post-Kantian philoso- phers who were deeply influenced...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (2): 282–285.
Published: 01 April 2005
... to the increasing dominance of empirical and pragmatic approaches in the social sciences, with their characteristic distrust of universal- ism. Höffe refers to this tension, ambiguity, or even contradiction in modernity as “polyphony.” His purpose is to rehabilitate Kantian categorical principles...