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Conclusion: Emerging from Kant's Long Shadow

  1. Matthew C. Altman

Published Online: 6 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118114162.oth1

Kant and Applied Ethics: The Uses and Limits of Kant's Practical Philosophy

Kant and Applied Ethics: The Uses and Limits of Kant's Practical Philosophy

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Altman, M. C. (2011) Conclusion: Emerging from Kant's Long Shadow, in Kant and Applied Ethics: The Uses and Limits of Kant's Practical Philosophy, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118114162.oth1

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  1. Ellensburg, Wash., USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470657669

Online ISBN: 9781118114162

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Keywords:

  • emerging from Kant's long shadow;
  • Kant's practical philosophy, resonating within us;
  • moral community, as composed of individual rights-bearers;
  • Kant's ethics, and some problematic implications;
  • Hegel charging Kant with formalism;
  • communitarianism, neo-Hegelian critique of Kantian philosophy;
  • Kant, that as rational beings, conceiving of ourselves as fellow legislators;
  • communitarians rejecting Kant's pure, formal constraints;
  • Hegel, following Kant, that morality, being a matter of reasoning;
  • Kant, and discovering what is right, thinking about it in the right way