The Kant Dictionary (Continuum Philosophy Dictionaries)De (autor) Lucas Thorpe
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The Kant Dictionary is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the world of Immanuel Kant, one of the most important and influential thinkers in the history of philosophy. Meticulously researched and extensively cross-referenced, this unique book covers all his major works, ideas and influences and provides a firm grounding in the central themes of Kant's thought.A-Z entries include clear definitions of all the key terms used in Kant's writings and detailed synopses of his key works. The Dictionary also includes entries on Kant's major philosophical influences, such as Plato, Descartes, Berkeley and Leibniz, and those he influenced and engaged with, including Fichte, Hume and Rousseau. It covers everything that is essential to a sound understanding of Kant's philosophy, offering clear and accessible explanations of often complex terminology. Providing a wealth of useful information, analysis and criticism The Kant Dictionary is the ideal resource for anyone reading or studying Kant or Modern European Philosophy more generally.
Lucas Thorpe is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Bogazici University, Turkey.
Chronology of Kant’s Life and WorksKant’s Life and WorksA-Z DictionaryBibliographyIndex
The Kant Dictionary by Lucas Thorpe provides an accessible overview of Immanuel Kant's texts and terminology, and of the major influences on his work. Entries are helpfully cross-referenced and direct the reader to relevant chapters in Kant's corpus. This dictionary will thus be a useful reference tool for students seeking to gain insight into Kant's philosophy.