Creating the Kingdom of Ends
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Creating the Kingdom of Ends

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Christine Korsgaard has become one of the leading interpreters of Kant's moral philosophy. She is identified with a small group of philosophers who are intent on producing a version of Kant's moral philosophy that is at once sensitive to its historical roots while revealing its particular relevance to contemporary problems. She rejects the traditional picture of Kant's eth...more
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Published September 18th 2004 by Cambridge University Press (first published July 28th 1996)
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Korsgaard's wonderful interpretation and elaboration of Kant's ethical philosophy, accompanied by several other critical essays. Kant's ethical thought has suffered under a widespread perception of coldness and inhumanity, compounded by his own obtuse writing style. In Korsgaard's hands, Kant's philosophy is revealed as deeply concerned with human values and goodness.
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Christine M. Korsgaard is an American philosopher whose main academic interests are in moral philosophy and its history; the relation of issues in moral philosophy to issues in metaphysics, the philosophy of mind, and the theory of personal identity; the theory of personal relationships; and in normativity in general. She has taught at Yale, the University of California at Santa Barbara, and the U...more
More about Christine M. Korsgaard...
The Sources of Normativity Self-Constitution: Agency, Identity, and Integrity The Constitution of Agency: Essays on Practical Reason and Moral Psychology Kant: Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) The Standpoint Of Practical Reason

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