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Author Schönecker, Dieter, author.

Title Immanuel Kant's Groundwork for the metaphysics of morals : a commentary / Dieter Schönecker and Allen W. Wood
Published Cambridge, Massachusettes ; London, England : Harvard University Press, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xi, 236 pages)
Contents Kant's preface: the metaphysics of morals and the strategy of the Groundwork -- Section I of the Groundwork: the good will, duty, and the derivation of the categorical imperative -- Section II of the Groundwork: practical reason, imperatives, and Kant's formulas -- Section III of the Groundwork: the deduction of the categorical imperative
Summary A defining work of moral philosophy, Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals has been highly influential and famously difficult. Dieter Schönecker and Allen Wood make clear the ways this work forms the basis of our modern moral outlook and how moral law relates to freedom and free will within Kant's overall philosophy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (JSTOR, viewed September 21, 2015)
Subject Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804. Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten. English.
Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten (Kant, Immanuel)
ethics (philosophy)
PHILOSOPHY -- Ethics & Moral Philosophy.
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Modern.
Genre/Form Online-Ressource.
Form Electronic book
Author Wood, Allen W., author.
ISBN 0674736214