Kant and the Cultivation of Virtue (Routledge Studies in by Chris W. Surprenant

By Chris W. Surprenant

In this publication, Chris W. Surprenant places ahead an unique place pertaining to Kant’s functional philosophy and the intersection among his ethical and political philosophy. even supposing Kant presents a close account of the character of morality, the character of human advantage, and the way correct manifests itself in civil society, he doesn't clarify absolutely how everyone is in a position to develop into virtuous. This publication goals to solve this challenge through displaying how anyone is ready to domesticate advantage, the purpose of Kant’s sensible philosophy. via an exam of Kant’s money owed of autonomy, the kingdom, and faith, and their results at the cultivation of advantage, Surprenant develops a Kantian framework for ethical schooling, and finally increases the query of even if Kantian advantage is feasible in practice.

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